[Haskell-cafe] Wikipedia on first-class object

Yitzchak Gale gale at sefer.org
Thu Dec 27 06:01:58 EST 2007

Cristian Baboi wrote:
> I think I found the answer to why functions cannot be written to files.
> This is by design. Haskell must be free.
> Enabling writing functions to files, might make it ilegal in some
> countries. :-)

Ha, excellent!

I imagine that is what Haskell must have been
like before they invented the IO monad. It certainly
was safer then.


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