[Haskell-cafe] Re: Optimization problem

Bertram Felgenhauer bertram.felgenhauer at googlemail.com
Thu Sep 14 13:51:59 EDT 2006

Magnus Jonsson wrote:
> Thanks Bertran for your solution. I have difficulty understanding it so I 
> can't comment on it right now but I'll try to have a look at it. Do you 
> know of any article that explains this technique, starting from very 
> simple examples?

Not really. It's a result of thinking about lazy evaluation, and
especially lazy patterns (and let bindings) for some time. A wiki article
that helped me a lot to understand these is


I'd like to point out the trustList function there which uses the idea
of encoding the structure of a term and its actual values in different
arguments, i.e. a blueprint.



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