Fergus' hack (was Re: [mercury-users] polymorphism)

Fergus Henderson fjh at cs.mu.oz.au
Mon Sep 29 19:18:08 AEST 1997

Bart Demoen wrote:
> an impressive hack [...]
> I hope it is not recommended seriously

Why not? 

Is it really that difficult to fathom?
I thought it was reasonably straight-forward, myself.

P.S. I'd call it an "idiom", rather than a "hack"...

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