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Date: 2005-01-14 (15:25)
From: Marcin 'Qrczak' Kowalczyk <qrczak@k...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] binary compatibility of 3.08.3
Jacques Garrigue <garrigue@math.nagoya-u.ac.jp> writes:

> Any bug fix in the compiler has a very high probability of breaking
> binary compatibility. This is due to the fact interface digests depend
> on the indices of internal identifiers, so that purely internal
> changes may break compatibility, eventhough the cmi format is left
> unchanged.

Wouldn't it be better if exported names did not have unique numbers
in them?

   __("<         Marcin Kowalczyk
   \__/       qrczak@knm.org.pl
    ^^     http://qrnik.knm.org.pl/~qrczak/