[Haskell-cafe] Haskell Weekly News: Issue 111 - March 28, 2009
lennart at augustsson.net
Sat Mar 28 19:39:59 EDT 2009
The quote has been around since at least the early 80s, but I don't
know who it's from.
2009/3/28 Krzysztof Skrzętnicki <gtener at gmail.com>:
> This paper from 1994:
> begins point 1.1 with exactly that sentence. It doesn't seem to be
> quoted there, so one can assume this is the original source of that
> sentence. I'm not sure dough.
> Christopher Skrzętnicki
> 2009/3/28 Conal Elliott <conal at conal.net>:
>>> conal: Recursion is the goto of functional programming
>> BTW, I certainly did not mean to take credit for this wonderful quote. I
>> don't know the origin. I first heard it from Erik Meijer.
>> - Conal
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