[Haskell-cafe] Re: Wikipedia on first-class object

Jonathan Cast jonathanccast at fastmail.fm
Fri Dec 28 19:05:10 EST 2007

On 28 Dec 2007, at 8:21 AM, Cristian Baboi wrote:

> On Fri, 28 Dec 2007 16:10:15 +0200, Jules Bean  
> <jules at jellybean.co.uk> wrote:
>> It won't work because haskell functions can't have side-effects.
>> I'm not quite sure what you're trying to say here.
>> Jules
> What I am trying to say is:
> - storing something to disk does not mean one must have a function  
> to convert that something to a Haskell String
> - I want to be able to use a function defined in one process in  
> other process even if the two does not run at the same time

This is a bit of a peculiar ambition; are you sure this is really the  
simplest solution to your problem?


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