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From: Martin Jambon <martin.jambon@e...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] Pattern matching over lazy lists
On Tue, 10 Jul 2007, Jon Harrop wrote:

> What's the best way to do this?
> I was thinking of forcing the first few elements of a lazy list before pattern
> matching and then looking for forced values in the lists as patterns but I
> don't think you can deconstruct a lazy value in a pattern match...

You can use this approach:

I found this convenient for "sliding window" signal analysis.

It requires micmatch and a 3.09-compatible version of camlp4.