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Re^4: pissed off about functional programming

by jdporter (Canon)
on Apr 25, 2005 at 17:18 UTC ( #451277=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re^3: pissed off about functional programming
in thread pissed off about functional programming

Except that C isn't a HLL, it's assembly language. Your experiment would only substantiate his point.


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Re^5: pissed off about functional programming
by Anonymous Monk on Apr 25, 2005 at 17:23 UTC
    Of course you conveniently omitted your definition of HLL. Maybe you'd like to give us some examples of un-functional high level languages?
      Maybe you'd like to give us some examples of un-functional high level languages?

      Ruby? Lisp? Smalltalk? Perl? Pop-11? Eiffel? Javascript?

        So you're saying Lisp, Perl, and Javascript don't support functions as first class values? Or maybe you're claiming that higher-order functions aren't commonly used in those languages?

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