Allen's lambda syntax proposal

Jeff Watkins watkins at
Tue Dec 2 10:39:34 PST 2008

On 2 Dec, 2008, at 10:28 AM, Peter Michaux wrote:

> If a trailing block outside the parameter list is passed as the last
> argument, then what happens when there is a rest parameter as the last
> argument in the parameter list? It gets a bit messy to determine if
> the last argument passed in was the last argument of some rest
> parameters or an optional trailing lambda.

Er, yeah. That's a really good point. I suppose you could bake that  
into the specification, but I think that way lies madness.


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