[Haskell-cafe] *GROUP HUG*

Henning Thielemann schlepptop at henning-thielemann.de
Wed Jun 1 11:46:36 CEST 2011

Adrien Haxaire schrieb:

> I fully agree. These are two of the three reasons which made me choose
> haskell as the functional language to learn. Coding fortran all day, I
> wanted a new approach on programming. The strong scientific roots of
> haskell would give me stuff to learn and discover for a lot of time. The
> atmosphere/halo around haskell was intriguing too: "come on! it's fun! i
> can write foldr with foldl!" is not the kind of enthusiasm I was used
> too :)

Really, you can write foldr in terms of foldl? So far I was glad I could
manage the opposite direction.

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