[Haskell-cafe] Guy Steele's Praise For Haskell @ Strange Loop Keynote
Brandon S Allbery KF8NH
allbery at ece.cmu.edu
Sun Jan 16 22:44:15 CET 2011
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On 1/15/11 18:15 , Warren Henning wrote:
> MATLAB, LabVIEW, Fortran, Java, C, and non-OO C++/random subsets of
> C++ rule scientific programming. Unit testing is rare and sporadic. In
> dragging scientists halfway to something new, the exotic, powerful
> things in Haskell will have to be left behind, just as Java only has a
> tiny fraction of what Smalltalk has had since the '80s.
> That seems clear to me, anyway.
Scipy seems to be doing a decent job of throwing that into question.
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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