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Added "base types" to extension types. #41

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Commits on Jan 23, 2013
  1. Added "base types" to extension types.

    jmalloc committed Jan 23, 2013
    This allows for a syntax whereby an extension type is literally an extension to an existing type.
    For example, in the constraints library I am writing I would like to be able to constrain an integer to a certain range,
    the syntax extension in this pull requests allows the following:
        @param integer:Constraint { min: 0, max: 200 }
    I think this is quite expressive and allows for even greater flexibility. The previous syntax remains:
        @param :Constraint { min: 0, max: 200 }
    In this case, the "base type" simply defaults to a MixedType.