Expression closures - use-cases for shortcut lambda syntax (blocks)
cowan at ccil.org
Thu Mar 15 19:38:18 PDT 2007
Peter Hall scripsit:
> I think, once I've figured out how to actually type "?" on my UK
> keyboard (I actually don't know how to enter 0x03BB in my keyboard, I
> had to paste from charmap), I might as well have typed "function(".
Hence the desire to allow \ as a synonym.
> Also, "?" is a perfectly permissable character for an identifier.
> Wouldn't it cause problems to give it special meaning? (for Greeks
Not really, no more than it causes problems to give "if" special
John Cowan http://ccil.org/~cowan cowan at ccil.org
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