(j3.2006) Interesting F2003-ism
Thu Feb 22 19:04:22 EST 2007
Aleksandar Donev wrote:
> No one in C will write two different procedures, one to
> handle an assumed shape array of rank-1, and another of rank-2, up to
> 15. It is a complete and useless waste of time for everyone and is what
> gives Fortran its bad name...
You're simply making the point that a better abstraction for arrays
would be helpful in some situations.
At the risk of sounding redundant :-), Van had such a proposal for f08.
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