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Date: 2004-04-23 (20:27)
From: John Goerzen <jgoerzen@c...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] [ANN] The Missing Library
On Fri, Apr 23, 2004 at 01:09:51PM -0700, Alexander V. Voinov wrote:
> I'd second this. For about a year now, I've been using one of these 
> extlibs, one which implements tail-recursive versions of the list 
> operations, and never looked back. Recently I had to install another 
> extlib because a package I need depends on it. This does not, of course, 
> increase maintanability and all other -bilities you may imagine.

Well said.  I don't think that the right answer is for the two Extlibs
to merge; one just needs to rename (and I think it should be the C one).  
There is value in having a library that is implemented in pure OCaml,

Note, though, that I didn't release something named "Extlib" :-)

-- John

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