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[Caml-list] Turning off type-checking
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Date: 2002-05-13 (19:31)
From: Lauri Alanko <la@i...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] Turning off type-checking
> It would be really nice if there were some command-line flag for the
> OCaml-compilers which turns off every check that is not required under the
> assumption that the given OCaml-code is (type) correct as is guaranteed in
> my case. Would this be easily possible? What else could I do to reduce the
> amount of work the OCaml-compiler has to do? Insert Obj.magic everywhere?

How about enabling -rectypes, defining

type t = t -> t

, casting everything to t with Obj.magic and then operating with this
pseudo-typeless language, and finally casting the values back to their real
types? Then at least you can do function application without casting all the

Lauri Alanko
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