[Haskell-cafe] Haskell vs Ruby as a scripting language

Donald Bruce Stewart dons at cse.unsw.edu.au
Sun Feb 11 01:47:39 EST 2007

> Is anyone using Haskell as a scripting language in their app?
> I'm thinking of viable it would be to embed ghc in a Mac (Cocoa) app.
> TextMate [1] uses Ruby as the extension language and quite  
> successfully at that. Everybody loves Ruby since it's simple. I need  
> a trading systems language and I'm afraid the combination of ...  
> everything that makes Haskell otherwise great will prove a drawback  
> in my case.
> What do you think?

Embedding GHC-api seems a reasonable thing to do, though definitely

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