[Haskell-cafe] Re: String vs ByteString
Brandon S Allbery KF8NH
allbery at ece.cmu.edu
Sun Aug 15 11:17:12 EDT 2010
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On 8/15/10 03:01 , Bryan O'Sullivan wrote:
> On Sat, Aug 14, 2010 at 10:07 PM, Donn Cave <donn at avvanta.com
> <mailto:donn at avvanta.com>> wrote:
> We'll have a three way choice between programming
> elegance, correctness and efficiency. If Haskell were more than
> just a research language, this might be its most prominent open
> sore, don't you think?
> No, that's just FUD.
More to the point, there's nothing elegant about [Char] --- its sole
"advantage" is requiring no thought.
brandon s. allbery [linux,solaris,freebsd,perl] allbery at kf8nh.com
system administrator [openafs,heimdal,too many hats] allbery at ece.cmu.edu
electrical and computer engineering, carnegie mellon university KF8NH
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