[Haskell-cafe] Re: Haskell vs GC'd imperative languages, threading, parallelizeability (is that a word? :-D )

Brandon S. Allbery KF8NH allbery at ece.cmu.edu
Tue Aug 21 23:35:25 EDT 2007

On Aug 21, 2007, at 23:27 , Hugh Perkins wrote:

> Hmmm, that's interesting.  I'd never considered lack of typing to be a
> good thing for system robustness before!

The old watchphrase (before Netscape and Microsoft abused it beyond  
anyone's expectation) for Internet protocols was "be liberal in what  
you accept and conservative in what you send"; same idea.

brandon s. allbery [solaris,freebsd,perl,pugs,haskell] allbery at kf8nh.com
system administrator [openafs,heimdal,too many hats] allbery at ece.cmu.edu
electrical and computer engineering, carnegie mellon university    KF8NH

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