[Haskell-cafe] lazy evangelion

Brandon Allbery allbery.b at gmail.com
Wed Jul 31 21:02:34 UTC 2019

For one, there's ad-hoc overloading, including typeclasses, but those kinds
of solutions have their own drawbacks.

On Wed, Jul 31, 2019 at 4:41 PM Raoul Duke <raould at gmail.com> wrote:

> > (Moreover, one of the advantages of laziness is precisely that one can
>> write a function like take that works on both streams and lists).
>> surely that’s not the only way to get such polymorphism in our
> programming systems? the “precisely” word there makes it sound to me like
> people think it is better than any alternative specifically for this use
> case?
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