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Re: Re: Re: problem prototyping a self-recursing function

by frankus (Priest)
on Dec 08, 2001 at 00:51 UTC ( #130321=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re: Re: problem prototyping a self-recursing function
in thread problem prototyping a self-recursing function

I might have appeared zealous but I was not decrying recursion as being all bad; just advocating discretion in it's use.

We had a LISP lecturer who made grown men blubber if their reursive functions were over 3 lines<br and used sarcasm if iterative solutions were suggested....
/me shudders at the memory of his sarcasm

--

Brother Frankus.

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