[Haskell-cafe] Data.IArray rant

Brandon Allbery allbery.b at gmail.com
Tue Sep 6 23:03:10 CEST 2011

On Tue, Sep 6, 2011 at 13:40, Andrew Coppin <andrewcoppin at btinternet.com>wrote:

> But then, lists are in the standard Prelude, and hard-wired into the
> language syntax. Streams aren't exposed by any moderately standard library.
> Even the stream-fusion library treats streams as a sort of "under the
> covers" thing to deforest lists.

These two statements taken together are slightly ironic:  stream-fusion's
goal is to make streams wired-in syntax by borrowing the syntax from lists.

brandon s allbery                                      allbery.b at gmail.com
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