[Haskell-cafe] I love purity, but it's killing me.
lemming at henning-thielemann.de
Fri Feb 8 03:16:31 EST 2008
On Fri, 8 Feb 2008, Tom Hawkins wrote:
> I've been programming with Haskell for a few years and love it. One
> of my favorite applications of Haskell is using for domain specific
> languages. However, after designing a handful of DSLs, I continue to
> hit what appears to be a fundamental hurdle -- or at least I have yet
> to find an adequate solution.
It seems to become a FAQ. I think all DSLs suffer from the same problems:
sharing and recursion. I've used wrappers for CSound, SuperCollider,
MetaPost, they all have these problems.
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