[mercury-users] dynamic database library?
fjh at cs.mu.OZ.AU
Sun Aug 2 21:18:03 AEST 1998
On 31-Jul-1998, Don Smith <dsmith at cs.waikato.ac.nz> wrote:
> I often find myself wanting to have the functionality of Prolog's
> dynamic database (assert, retract), with multi-argument indexing
> (as in XSB). It would be useful if Mercury had good libraries
> for just this sort of thing. Maybe you could provide an interface
> to Mercury's internal database routines.
Could you be a bit more specific about the kind of interface you're
looking for? For example, why doesn't the `map' data type in the
Mercury standard library satisfy your needs?
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