[Haskell] Views in Haskell
tullsen at galois.com
Thu Jan 25 11:49:04 EST 2007
On Jan 25, 2007, at 3:49 AM, Claus Reinke wrote:
> but as far as Haskell is concerned, I am perhaps less radical in my
> approach than Mark is: Haskellers have invested an awful lot of
> work in those conventional patterns, in readibility, in
> optimisations, and in linking them with other extensions (eg., type
> system extensions).
I actually would agree. The purist in me would want to use a
language with a simple exhaustive case construct
and pattern-binders and no more; but the pragmatist in me does,
usually, go with the flow of the language and use some of
the more complex pattern-matching constructs.
However, I did edit the web page to include an improved description
of First Class Patterns, for a point of
reference and comparison.
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