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From: Yaron Minsky <yminsky@g...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] Re: Wanted: your feedback on the hierarchy of OCaml Batteries Included
Do you have a sense of how hard this would be to fix?  It would be lovely to
have some reasonable namespace control without having to take chunks of the
namespace as all-or-nothing pieces....

y

On Tue, Nov 18, 2008 at 9:10 AM, Alain Frisch <alain@frisch.fr> wrote:

> David Teller wrote:
>
>> I thought the linker only linked in symbols which were actually used?
>>
>
> No, it is not the case.
>
> The only automatic mechanism for code pruning is at the level of individual
> modules embedded in a library. As soon as you pack, you obtain a monolithic
> module which can only be linked as a whole.
>
> -- Alain
>
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