[Haskell-cafe] Status of Haskell + Mac + GUIs & graphics
quick at sparq.org
Wed May 25 17:37:02 CEST 2011
On Wed, 18 May 2011 20:01:48 -0700, wren ng thornton <wren at freegeek.org> wrote:
> 3. Using the web as Haskell's main method of non-command line
> (graphical) deployment seems to lose two of Haskell's most powerful
> features: its type safety, and its speed.
>I agree with these disagreements. Web apps have long been touted as a replacement for desktop apps. For certain specific kinds of domains people have been able to realize them sufficiently well as web apps. But I am still of the firm belief that there are numerous domains where browser-based UIs are wholly inappropriate.
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