[Haskell-cafe] Haskell vs OCaml
joelr1 at gmail.com
Sat Dec 24 05:28:24 EST 2005
What is the syntactic sugar that you are lacking with arrays?
Also, do loops matter if they can be emulated with recursion?
On Dec 24, 2005, at 12:46 AM, Hal Daume III wrote:
> That said, I use O'Caml for all of my non-Perl coding. Why?
> Because I
> need lots of arrays and though Haskell does support them, the lack of
> syntactic sugar makes it very inconvenient. Second, lack of loop
> which I can live without. Finally, it's slower. I would forgive
> the last
> (it can be made faster if you use unboxed arrays and so on) if the
> two were fixed.
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