Version française
Home     About     Download     Resources     Contact us    

This site is updated infrequently. For up-to-date information, please visit the new OCaml website at

Browse thread
[ Home ] [ Index: by date | by threads ]
[ Search: ]

[ Message by date: previous | next ] [ Message in thread: previous | next ] [ Thread: previous | next ]
Date: -- (:)
From: Raoul Duke <raould@g...>
Subject: stl?

the caml archives show discussion around C++ polymorphism wrt STL
(since Stepanov iirc said that C++ was the only language which
supported what he needed to let him implement his generic programming)
but i didn't yet see anywhere a concrete implementation or mapping
from C++ STL to O'Caml.

i'm just trying to get my head around what it might look like, and
if/how it might be useful. (it just bugs me that somebody can claim
that C++ is the /only/ language that could do it -- maybe the real
quote implied "mainstream" or something. apparently Ada wasn't up to