Allen's lambda syntax proposal

Eric Suen eric.suen.tech at gmail.com
Wed Dec 3 19:16:42 PST 2008


Yes, it doesn't contain a lambda expression, just like:

a = x
/x/i

is not same as:

a = x;
/x/i

they both right but has different meaning...

>> Because it is a xor expression, for lambda, it will be
>>
>> x = x * x ^ ^ (a,b,c,d,e,f,g)
>> {
>>  x
>> }
>
> I don't understand what you're getting at.  That's a syntax error.  My 
> example:
>
> x = x * x
> ^(a,b,c,d,e,f,g)
> {
>  x
> }
>
> is not a syntax error, but it also (unfortunately) doesn't contain a
> lambda expression.  Or am I missing something?
>
> -Jon 




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