arrow syntax unnecessary and the idea that "function" is too long
faisalv at gmail.com
Sat May 7 20:52:28 PDT 2011
> "Kyle Simpson" <getify at gmail.com>
> Date: Sat, 7 May 2011 21:58:32 -0500
> Subject: Re: arrow syntax unnecessary and the idea that "function" is too long
> With all due respect, Brendan's personal tastes on what kind of code he likes to write is not enough.
Since the arrow syntax assailants have been quite vocal on this list,
would like to voice a strong endorsement for pursuing and exploring
library) extensively to automate tasks on windows (via htas) and to
With all due respect to Mr. Simpson's personal tastes, I find the
C-based-syntactic roots than the preprocessor-tainted '#' - but I
also recognize that my personal aesthetic tastes are just that.
Anyway, I hope that enough general users share my aesthetic and
usability preference (short syntax for functionally well behaved and
intuitive lambdas with closure capability) that the arrow syntax is
given some serious thought and not dismissed because of this thread.
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