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From: Jon Harrop <jon@f...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] Custom operators in the revised syntax
On Friday 11 May 2007 15:46, you wrote:
> > Operator overloading and template metaprogramming were the only things I
> > missed moving from C++ to OCaml. :-)
>
> But having these custom operators reduce the pain, right?

Using, +, +., +| and +|| is better than add, add_float, add_vector, add_matrix 
but allowing + to be used to all such types ('a -> 'a -> 'a) is much better 
still. It isn't even that hard to add to the language.

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