[Haskell-cafe] Monads

Kristopher Micinski krismicinski at gmail.com
Mon Oct 1 00:37:01 CEST 2012

On Sun, Sep 30, 2012 at 6:33 PM, Jake McArthur <jake.mcarthur at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Sep 30, 2012 10:56 AM, "Albert Y. C. Lai" <trebla at vex.net> wrote:
>> On 12-09-29 09:57 PM, Vasili I. Galchin wrote:
>>>          I would an examples of monads that are pure, i.e. no
>>> side-effects.
>> What does "side effect" mean, to you? Definition?
> When discussing monads, at least, a side effect is an effect that is
> triggered by merely evaluating an expression. A monad is an interface that
> decouples effects from evaluation.

Ohh, I like that quote.., that's another good one..


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