[Haskell-cafe] Doing some things right

Miguel Mitrofanov miguelimo38 at yandex.ru
Sat Dec 29 01:31:35 EST 2007

>> Well, it seems for me that Erlang is much less functional than Lisp.
>> It's totally OO, in fact.
> OO is orthogonal to functional.

? Kay's definition of OOP necessarily implies imperative behaviour.

>   Erlang is pure functional,

Erlang functions are not prevented from having side effects in any way.

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