dmhouse at gmail.com
Sat Jun 16 10:21:52 EDT 2007
Andrew Coppin writes:
> Dude... somebody should write the world's next killer editor in Haskell,
> just to show how awsome Haskell is!
Yi  does exist, with roughly this aim. Why not contribute an afternoon's
However, one of the reasons that Emacs is so great is the absolute wealth of
libraries available for it. It's been aroud a long time and people like it a lot
so there's pretty much an Emacs Lisp library to integrate _any_ tool, to help
editing _any_ kind of source/configuration file etc. It would take many
lifetimes to replicate this in a different language.
I've thought a little about writing a Haskell → Elisp compiler, so that people
could contribute to Emacs by writing Haskell, but I've got doubts about its
-David House, dmhouse at gmail.com
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