Beefy Boxes and Bandwidth Generously Provided by pair Networks
Perl-Sensitive Sunglasses
 
PerlMonks  

Re^8: pissed off about functional programming

by adrianh (Chancellor)
on Apr 26, 2005 at 18:24 UTC ( #451712=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re^7: pissed off about functional programming
in thread pissed off about functional programming

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?

No. I'm claiming that none of those languages would normally be called a functional language in the same category as O'Caml, Haskell, etc. - which was what I thought we were talking about.


Comment on Re^8: pissed off about functional programming

Log In?
Username:
Password:

What's my password?
Create A New User
Node Status?
node history
Node Type: note [id://451712]
help
Chatterbox?
and the web crawler heard nothing...

How do I use this? | Other CB clients
Other Users?
Others wandering the Monastery: (5)
As of 2014-09-21 17:25 GMT
Sections?
Information?
Find Nodes?
Leftovers?
    Voting Booth?

    How do you remember the number of days in each month?











    Results (173 votes), past polls