[m-dev.] io__write et al

Fergus Henderson fjh at cs.mu.oz.au
Wed Apr 23 11:35:31 AEST 1997

Peter Schachte, you wrote:
> Looks good; one off-topic comment:
> > `io__print' is what you teach first years and what you use for
> Shouldn't we start encouraging the notation `io:print'?

No.  That notation should be DIScouraged, because it is going to change
to `io.print'.  But of course we shouldn't start encouraging the notatino
`io.print' until after we have implemented it...

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