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IDProjectCategoryView StatusDate SubmittedLast Update
0004612OCamlOCaml generalpublic2008-09-10 15:322016-12-07 18:30
Reporterais 
Assigned To 
PrioritynormalSeverityfeatureReproducibilityalways
StatusclosedResolutionwon't fix 
PlatformOSOS Version
Product Version3.10.2 
Target VersionFixed in Version 
Summary0004612: lack of break/continue in loop constructs.
DescriptionOccasionally, during the process of incremental development it becomes apparent that a break/continue statement is just what is needed. The alternative is to refactor to a recursive style, but this is not always desirable when it causes additional work or when copying an algorithm out of a recipe book.
Additional InformationPlease investigate Sanghyeon Seo's patch from the Caml list for possible inclusion. Break and continue are desireable only if they can be implemented without overhead.
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(0016786)
shinwell (developer)
2016-12-07 18:30

If you must, these can be implemented using exceptions. I doubt there would be sufficient support for adding these as keywords in the language.

- Issue History
Date Modified Username Field Change
2008-09-10 15:32 ais New Issue
2008-09-23 20:19 doligez Status new => acknowledged
2016-12-07 18:30 shinwell Note Added: 0016786
2016-12-07 18:30 shinwell Status acknowledged => closed
2016-12-07 18:30 shinwell Resolution open => won't fix


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