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Date: 2004-05-07 (20:01)
From: Remi Vanicat <remi.vanicat@l...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] Differentiating lists from arrays with Obj
John Goerzen <> writes:

> On Fri, May 07, 2004 at 06:35:15PM +0200, Remi Vanicat wrote:
>> John Goerzen <> writes:
>> > Hello,
>> >
>> > I am looking at using the Obj to access internal representations of some
>> > types.
>> It is generally a bad idea. Why do you need this ?
> I know :-)
> I'm experimenting with some camlp4 stuff.  One thing I'm trying to add
> is a "print" keyword that takes a variable number of arguments of any
> type and does the right thing.  That's my starting point, at least :-)
> Even if it may not prove useful in practice (I think it will), it's a
> good way for me to learn more about OCaml.

I don't think so. It is a difficult thing you are trying to do. That
use undocumented part of the standard library. I believe that there are
better way to learn caml.

Rémi Vanicat

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