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From: Sam Steingold <sds@g...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] Re: warning on value shadowing
> * skaller <fxnyyre@hfref.fbheprsbetr.arg> [2007-02-24 14:31:45 +1100]:
>
> On Fri, 2007-02-23 at 15:51 -0500, Sam Steingold wrote:
>> Jacques Garrigue wrote:
>
>> > The first one is clearly overkill: if nobody uses zot, then who cares?
>> 
>> you are not using it NOW, but you might in the future, at which point 
>> you will all of a sudden have to refactor your code to avoid the 
>> warning. I would rather see the shadowing warning the moment I add "open 
>> Foo" for the first time.
>
> Once perhaps. After that you'd be demanding a way to turn it off
> for that case.

of course, there must be a way to clearly specify that I expect Foo.bar
to shadow Zot.bar so that I will not be bothered zbout bar again.

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