[Haskell-cafe] The Lisp Curse
giba.dmb at gmail.com
Thu May 19 20:56:50 CEST 2011
I think what Andrew meant is that it's not a good idea to have big
pile of different implementations of the same library, and all trying
to solve the very same problem.
I see this kind of problem in the java community. It seems that
developers have a need to create everything from scratch more than
making existing ones better.
Short history, for example, why do we have to have N libraries to read
a file? can't we have just one damn good one?
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