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Re: dynamic vs. static typing

On 2003-11-21T14:48:32-0500, Joe Marshall wrote:
> *Presumably* someone, somewhere cares about the result, but we don't
> need to involve them (and whatever they statically know about the
> list), to correctly perform our operation.  As the implementor of the
> permute function, I simply do not care whether the list even *has* a
> static type.

Absolutely.  But this is not a counterexample to my earlier claim,
contrary to what you said.

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