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[Caml-list] [ANN] The Missing Library
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Date: 2004-05-03 (14:24)
From: brogoff@s...
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] [ANN] The Missing Library
On Mon, 3 May 2004, Marcin 'Qrczak' Kowalczyk wrote:
> OCaml doesn't have Haskell-like type classes, polymorphic recursion nor

I think OCaml does support polymorphic recursion, in at least two nonideal
ways, first through explicit polymorphism of record fields/polymorphic
methods  and secondly through recursive modules. You disagree?

Other than that, I mostly agree (OK, I'd prefer a better solution than
implicit stack resizing, like holes or promises, or whatever, for non tail
rec list functions), but I'm not ready to ditch OCaml for a dynamically typed

-- Brian

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