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From: Jon Harrop <jon@f...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] warning on value shadowing
On Wednesday 21 February 2007 20:41, Sam Steingold wrote:
> Proposal:
> When both foo.ml and bar.ml define zot and quux.ml opens both Foo and
> Bar, there should be a warning (when compiling quux) about Foo.zot being
> shadowed by Bar.zot (or vice versa, depending on the order of the open
> statements).

I think this is such a common style (I use shadowing deliberately all the 
time) that it would be very annoying to be warned about it.

-- 
Dr Jon D Harrop, Flying Frog Consultancy Ltd.
OCaml for Scientists
http://www.ffconsultancy.com/products/ocaml_for_scientists