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Date: 2005-02-07 (17:59)
From: skaller <skaller@u...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] The boon of static type checking
On Tue, 2005-02-08 at 03:58, skaller wrote:
> On Mon, 2005-02-07 at 21:57, Ville-Pertti Keinonen wrote: 
> > 
> > While the single-assignment aspect of SSA could be considered
> > "functional", representing control flow using blocks and branches can't.
> Yeah it can, it has been proven SSA is equivalent to
> a purely functional representation. Branches are done with CPS.
> Sorry I can't find the paper: the paper was actually written
> to explain *why* SSA is easy to analyse.

Actually, here is the paper:

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