[Haskell-cafe] What *is* a DSL?

Colin Paul Adams colin at colina.demon.co.uk
Fri Oct 9 18:47:43 EDT 2009

>>>>> "Gregg" == Gregg Reynolds <dev at mobileink.com> writes:

    Gregg> On Thu, Oct 8, 2009 at 6:08 AM, Colin Paul Adams
    Gregg> <colin at colina.demon.co.uk>wrote:

> >>>>> "George" == George Pollard <porges at porg.es> writes:
    George> I'd also like to note that the canonical pronunciation of
    George> DSL ends in "-izzle".
    >> Whose canon?
    >> Interestingly, I have always assumed the canonical
    >> pronunciation of DSSSL was diesel, as JADE stands for JAmes's
    >> DSSSL Engine.
    >> I don't see why removing extra S-es should shorten the vowel.
    >> Wht vwl?  U mst b Englsh. 2 n Amrcn, DSSSL is "dissel"; all
    >> short vowels.

Certainly I am English, and so is James Clark.
Colin Adams
Preston Lancashire

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