Names for small functions: just say no... Re: Data.List.join

Ross Paterson ross at
Sat Oct 28 13:51:15 EDT 2006

On Fri, Oct 27, 2006 at 05:56:55PM +0200, Josef Svenningsson wrote:
> My argument for intercalate builds on the fact that intersperse seems
> to be the wrong abstraction. Recall that I supplied some evidence that
> intersperse is only used together with concat:
> Except for pretty printing, intersperse always comes together with
> concat.

It's also useful with foldr (.) id when showing things.

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