String != [Char]
Gabriel Dos Reis
gdr at integrable-solutions.net
Sun Mar 25 04:26:32 CEST 2012
On Sat, Mar 24, 2012 at 9:09 PM, Greg Weber <greg at gregweber.info> wrote:
> # Switching to Text by default makes us embarrassed!
Text processing /is/ quick to embarrassment :-)
> Problem: we want to write beautiful (and possibly inefficient) code
> that is easy to explain. If nothing else, this is pedagologically
> The goals of this code are to:
> * use list processing pattern matching and functions on a string type
I may have missed this question so I will ask it (apologies if it is a
repeat): Why is it believed that list processing pattern matching is
appropriate or the right tool for text processing?
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