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Date: 2005-11-28 (09:33)
From: skaller <skaller@u...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] Obj or not Obj
On Mon, 2005-11-28 at 09:41 +0100, Nicolas Cannasse wrote:

> But using the stack is getting speed against correctness, since it will 
> overflow for big lists.

But that is an artefact of Unix implementations
designed for flat C code, rather than FPLs. In theory
both stack and heap are bounded only by the smaller of
artificial (that is, deliberately imposed) limits and
total address space.

John Skaller <skaller at users dot sf dot net>
Felix, successor to C++: http://felix.sf.net