[Haskell] Re: 20 years ago

Bulat Ziganshin bulat.ziganshin at gmail.com
Tue Jul 14 03:52:22 EDT 2009

Hello Benjamin,

Tuesday, July 14, 2009, 10:14:44 AM, you wrote:

>>The first widespead OOP system was a Turbo Pascal 5.5, released 1989.

> Just for the record, Turbo Pascal was preceded by a *pure*

TP was a first OOP system sold in hundreds of thousands of copies. it
was "OOP for the masses" and its manual reflects what masses thought
about OOP those times - just the same that they think about FP now.
you can replace OOP with FP in the manual text i cited and read it as
modern text :)

Best regards,
 Bulat                            mailto:Bulat.Ziganshin at gmail.com

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