[Haskell-cafe] "no-coding" functional data structures via lazyness

Donald Bruce Stewart dons at cse.unsw.edu.au
Mon Jul 9 21:52:04 EDT 2007

> Learning Haskell, the Prelude.ShowS type stood out as odd, exploiting  
> the implementation of lazy evaluation to avoid explicitly writing an  
> efficient concatenable list data structure. This felt like cheating,  
> or at least like using a screwdriver as a crowbar, to be less  
> judgmental.

See also

-- Don

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