Opened 7 years ago

Closed 5 years ago

#141 closed task (wontfix)

What are the semantics of modules with respect to separate compilation?

Reported by: alaric Owned by: alexshinn
Priority: major Milestone:
Component: WG1 - Modules Keywords:
Cc: felix@…


wiki:ModulesShinn says that the bodies of libraries are evaluated before any of the bodies of the importing library; does that include, eg, "at compile time" rather than at "run time"? It's not clear.

Change History (4)

comment:1 Changed 7 years ago by arcfide

We ought to make a clear distinction between invocation and visitation, also known as evaluation and expansion.

comment:2 Changed 6 years ago by alexshinn

  • Resolution set to fixed
  • Status changed from new to closed

We voted to leave this unspecified.

comment:3 Changed 5 years ago by cowan

  • Resolution fixed deleted
  • Status changed from closed to reopened

comment:4 Changed 5 years ago by cowan

  • Resolution set to wontfix
  • Status changed from reopened to closed
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