On Wed, Feb 23, 2011 at 2:29 AM, Kenton Varda <ken...@google.com> wrote:

> On Tue, Feb 8, 2011 at 4:14 AM, David Yu <david.yu....@gmail.com> wrote:
>> Hmm, so protoc doesn't handle cyclic imports as well.
>> Are there plans to support it in the near future?
> No, cyclic imports are not likely to be supported.  Many programming
> languages do not support them, so supporting them in .proto would make it
> hard to support those languages.
Makes sense.  Thanks!

> Not to mention, handling cyclic dependencies just between declarations in a
> single .proto file is already ridiculously complicated.

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- David Yu

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