(j3.2006) 08-267

Aleksandar Donev donev1
Tue Sep 23 16:57:07 EDT 2008

On Tuesday 23 September 2008 13:18, Jim Xia wrote:
> From this angle, why would anyone use coarrays with OO polymorphism?
One should not add arbitrary restrictions to a language. It makes incremental 
development impossible if you write a code using extensible types, and then 
want to make it parallel and all of a sudden you get "Cannot declare a 
co-array with CLASS" error for NO reason what so ever.

Aleksandar Donev, Ph.D.
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High Performance Computational Materials Science and Chemistry
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