[Haskell-cafe] Re: Why functional programming matters

Maarten Hazewinkel maarten.hazewinkel at gmail.com
Thu Jan 24 04:53:41 EST 2008

On 24 Jan 2008, at 10:45, Peter Hercek wrote:

> * safe STM
> ... and probably a lot of more goodies

Especially STM would be a good point to elaborate on.
Most big systems have issues around concurrency and state modification  
being broken.
Anything that can reliably solve that problem is going to interest  
serious programmers.


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