[Haskell-cafe] Re: Positive integers

Daniel McAllansmith dagda at xtra.co.nz
Sun Mar 26 15:50:41 EST 2006

On Friday 24 March 2006 14:37, you wrote:
> > An additive torsor is?
> Surprisingly, there is a page on MathWorld about Torsors but it is
> empty. Google turned up the following page with a good explanation.
> http://math.ucr.edu/home/baez/torsors.html

Nice clear explanation that.  Thanks for the link Jared.

> > I'd maintain that the difference between two lengths is an entirely
> > different quantity from the length of a list.
> (Maybe this is a good example of what the term torsor captures.)
> Thanks to Aaron for expanding our vocabulary.

Yep.  Now I agree with Aaron.
And now I won't get offended if someone calls me a closet torsor user! :)

>   Jared.
> --
> http://www.updike.org/~jared/
> reverse ")-:"

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