[Haskell-cafe] I hate Haskell's typeclasses

Andrew Coppin andrewcoppin at btinternet.com
Sun Apr 20 11:17:23 EDT 2008

David MacIver wrote:
> Sure. I'm just saying, it's more of a "Jump through this hoop and you
> shall have moist, delicious cake. And by the way, here's a leg up" set
> up. There are rewards for the hoop jumping, and assistance on the way
> there (which is more than can be said for a lot of languages which
> make you jump through hoops) :-)
> I think I might be stretching the analogy slightly.


(Sorry, couldn't resist... I'll try not to do that again.)

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