Allen's lambda syntax proposal

P T Withington ptw at
Mon Dec 8 09:33:05 PST 2008

On 2008-12-08, at 00:59EST, David-Sarah Hopwood wrote:

> What is the advantage of this syntax over ^(a, b) {a+b}, for example?

I prefer the above, if it were unambiguous.

> Ditto for P T Withington's proposal of ^{(a, b) a+b}.

The above, I think, is.  Because it is currently invalid.

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