[Haskell-cafe] Re: OCaml list sees abysmal Language Shootout results

Aaron Denney wnoise at ofb.net
Wed Sep 29 14:52:26 EDT 2004

On 2004-09-29, Tomasz Zielonka <t.zielonka at students.mimuw.edu.pl>
> I remember SPJ's motto: ,,Avoid success at all cost''. Is this motto
> still valid?

Maybe.  The existing user-base is being used as an argument for not
"doing the right thing" with regards to binary-IO, strings, localization
and text IO.

Aaron Denney

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