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Date: 2008-11-19 (10:57)
From: Stefano Zacchiroli <zack@u...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] Re: Wanted: your feedback on the hierarchy of OCaml Batteries Included
On Tue, Nov 18, 2008 at 10:06:21PM -0500, Yaron Minsky wrote:
> 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....

AOL on this kind of feature request.

With OCaml we have been prone for years with potential module
namespace conflicts. Those conflicts have been thought to be solved by
-pack, which nowadays is finally easy to use via ocamlbuild.

Still, if using it thoroughly we are back to the square 1 of having to
link everything together, then it is not a viable solution for large


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