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Dan Book
August 28, 2021 05:47
Re: PSC #034 2021-08-20 - "Namespaces Special"
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On Fri, Aug 27, 2021 at 11:47 PM Darren Duncan <>

> Also, "use vN;" should never import anything; instead one should have to
> explicitly "use builtin 'foo', 'bar', 'baz';" etc to import things,
> although you
> could have named bundles to make that more terse.

FWIW, "use VERSION" already can make keywords available lexically via
features, which is not quite importing but is the mechanism proposed here.


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