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Date: 2003-11-19 (13:55)
From: Ville-Pertti Keinonen <will@e...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] GC and file descriptors
On Wed, Nov 19, 2003 at 11:25:53PM +1100, skaller wrote:
> Functions can be nested in Python 2.2, and they're lexically
> scoped. You can even do this:

I wouldn't call it conventional lexical scoping considering that the
following is an error:

x = 1
def f():
    x += 1
    return x

I very much prefer having explicit let (and let rec) constructs like in

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