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Re: compiler directives; (was: Re: cheerful static typing (was: Any and Every... (was: Eval)))
> Let me suggest (with a sly grin) that the distinction between
> language construct and compiler directive is exactly as crisp
> as the distinction between language and library.
Compiler directives (or "pragmas") are required to be
flags. So the distinction between them and lang
construct may not be as smudgeable as the one
between lang and lib.