[Haskell-cafe] Byte Histogram
andrewcoppin at btinternet.com
Mon Feb 7 22:00:16 CET 2011
>>> Haskell en Clean are very much alike.
>> From what I could determine from a basic Clean introduction, Clean is very *unlike* Haskell, having a far more verbose and low-level syntax. (E.g., the compiler can't even determine whether a binding is recursive or not for itself. You have to say that manually.)
> I have no idea what you are talking about here.
> Clean is _very_ Haskell-like, including typeclasses.
> Here's the first few lines of code from a Clean file I wrote in 1998.
I clearly have my languages mixed up.
The language I'm thinking of required all variables (even top-level
ones) to be declared with "let" - unless the definition is recursive, in
which case you have to say "letrec" (i.e., the compiler it too stupid to
deduce this automatically). Apparently that isn't Clean...
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