jastrachan | 18 Nov 17:18 2004

Re: Static dispatch and call semantics

On 18 Nov 2004, at 16:09, Robert Yokota wrote:

> So is there a semantic difference between "any" and "def/var"?  It 
> sounds
> like "any" would be the root of the type hierarchy while "def/var" 
> would
> not?

No difference whatsoever. We have statically typed or dynamically typed 
variables and all of the different 3 letter words are just different 
ways of expression this same thing; we'll pick one soon and clear up 
the confusion.