[Haskell-cafe] Great Programs to Read?
lrpalmer at gmail.com
Mon Nov 30 15:23:46 EST 2009
On Mon, Nov 30, 2009 at 5:22 AM, Michael Lesniak <mlesniak at uni-kassel.de> wrote:
> In terms of
> "to become a great programmer, you need to read great programs"
> what are "great" programs written in Haskell (for your personal
> definition of great), which source code is freely available on hackage
> or somewhere else on the net?
I am not sure this is what you are looking for, but
contains some of the most ingenious code I have ever seen. Mind, it
takes a lot of energy to read.
> I'm personally also interested in your definitions of great; for me, a
> great programs is defined by one of
> * good and well-written documentation
> (literate Haskell helps a lot)
> * novel ideas to use functional programming
> * elegance
> * showing how functional programming can ease tasks that
> are difficult to achieve in an imperative style
> Maybe we should create a Page on haskell.org (which I would do if I
> had write-access) mirroring the pages [2,3]?
> Kind regards,
>  http://c2.com/cgi/wiki/Wiki?ReadGreatPrograms
>  http://c2.com/cgi/wiki/Wiki?GreatProgramsToRead
>  http://c2.com/cgi/wiki/Wiki?ProgramsToRead
> Dipl.-Inf. Michael C. Lesniak
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