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Re: Var-free programming (slightly off-topic)
I meant that they start off specialized.
They then grow over time (as was noted by others).
S. Alexander Jacobson i2x Media
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On Tue, 4 Dec 2001, Dan Weinreb wrote:
> Date: Tue, 4 Dec 2001 18:38:46 -0500 (EST)
> From: "S. Alexander Jacobson" <email@example.com>
> As a result, lightweight languages typically:
> 4. specialize for a particular class of tasks/applications
> Hmm, but most of the languages discussed at the LL conference
> were not specialized. Many of them seemed well on their way
> to becoming more general than ever before, in fact.