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From: Thomas Fischbacher <Thomas.Fischbacher@P...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] The boon of static type checking

On Sun, 6 Feb 2005, Richard Jones wrote:

> On Sun, Feb 06, 2005 at 01:02:42AM +0100, Thomas Fischbacher wrote:
> > If I were to limit myself to naming only one ugly side of ocaml which I 
> > would like to see changed, this would be the unavailability of automatical 
> > printers for complicated composite nested data structures. That is, an 
> > equivalent of perl's Data::Dumper.
> 
> Try: http://merjis.com/developers/dumper
> 
> It's a Data::Dumper equivalent for OCaml.

Pretty nice! Now, can this be made part of the core language, with a 
special %? sequence for printf?

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