[Haskell-cafe] A rant against the blurb on the Haskell front page

Ketil Malde ketil at malde.org
Sat Oct 16 13:02:26 EDT 2010

Don Stewart <dons at galois.com> writes:

>> Good start, if only the "advanced" were replaced with something more
>> characteristic, like "lazy", or "statically typed". Which, BTW, both do not

> "lazy" and "statically typed" don't mean much to other people. They are
> buzz words that mean nothing to many people.

But they /are/ defining characteristics of the language, still.  I think
they should be mentioned, ideally as links to separate pages (or
pop-ups or a "live" sidebar?) that explain what they mean, and why you'd
want them.

If I haven't seen further, it is by standing in the footprints of giants

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