On Thu, Jul 28, 2005 at 03:55:55AM +0800, Autrijus Tang wrote: > Hrm. I thought the original motivation of forcing people to write > > Any|Junction > > was precisely to discourage people from accidentally write > > sub foo (Any $x) > > and have $x accept a Junction. In other words, any() should not be of > type Any. Hence it still feels natural for me that Any occurs at the > position of Mumble.
FWIW, if Any is to be ruled to be the top type and includes Junction, then I support Darren's proposal of "Single", and maybe the Object type can be simply eliminated to Any: Any - Item - Single - Pair - Junction - int, num, str This also means that <int num str> will fit to Any via autoboxing. Thanks, /Autrijus/
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