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Date: 2008-02-04 (16:13)
From: Nicolas Pouillard <nicolas.pouillard@g...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] Editors and ocaml revised syntax
Excerpts from Al Ermolaew's message of Mon Feb 04 16:27:29 +0100 2008:
> Hallo,
> A little distraction from discussions on language development to our 
> daily problems.
> We use camlp4 for code generation. However, camlp4 has a bug associated 
> with optional parameters -it does not work for standard syntax. It works 
> only for revised syntax. This is the reason why we have passed on to it. 
> Basically, revised syntax is more correct and the code reads easier, it 
> also eliminates certain drawbacks of standart syntax. One serious 
> problem is that there are no correct editor-programs which support this 
> syntax.

Can  you  show  a  precise bug w.r.t to original syntax of optional parameters
with the latest camlp4. I think that's a fixed bug.

Nicolas Pouillard aka Ertai