[Haskell-cafe] Functions are first class values in C

Antti-Juhani Kaijanaho antti-juhani at kaijanaho.fi
Mon Dec 24 09:42:08 EST 2007

On Mon, Dec 24, 2007 at 02:12:30PM +0300, Miguel Mitrofanov wrote:
> > It is true, however, that preprocessing used to be (in pre-standard
> > days) separate from the language.  This has not been true for decades.
> Well, I've seen cpp to be used as a preprocessor not for C sources but for something else.

And I'm sure you've heard people cursing cpp for being too C centric :)
In any case, it doesn't matter.  The question was, if the C preprocessor
was part of the C language, not whether C is the only thing it's used

Antti-Juhani Kaijanaho, Jyväskylä, Finland

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