Allen's lambda syntax proposal

Aaron Gray aaronngray.lists at googlemail.com
Tue Dec 2 09:36:58 PST 2008


> On Dec 2, 2008, at 5:31 AM, Aaron Gray wrote:
>
>> i still prefer 'lambda (a,b,c) { ... }' as it is readable to the 
>> uninitiated and can then at least give a handle for someone to lookup.
>>
>
> I think the truly uninitiated would not find "lambda" any more obvious  in 
> meaning than "\" or "||".

People can google "lambda" they cannot google "\", or "||". Also keywords 
seem better suited to Javascript syntax.

Aaron



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