Mon, 07 May 2001 15:34:49 +0200
Simon Marlow wrote:
> Well, simply extending the Haskell syntax to allow
> \ p11 .. p1n -> e1
> pm1 .. pmn -> em
> (with appropriate layout) should be ok, but I haven't tried it. Guarded
> right-hand-sides could be allowed too.
Introducing layout after \ will break a lot of programs. For example,
consider the way >>= is often formatted:
f >>= \x ->
g >>= \y ->
I guess that's why Marcin suggested using a new keyword.
Andreas Rossberg, firstname.lastname@example.org
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