Introduction, comprehensions beyond arrays
metaweta at gmail.com
Fri May 10 12:37:20 PDT 2013
On Fri, May 10, 2013 at 1:07 PM, Brendan Eich <brendan at mozilla.com> wrote:
> Mike Stay wrote:
>> Is the ES6 spec too far along to introduce
>> some other construct that would desugar to the above, or is there
>> still time to create a proposal?
> Way late.
> What's wrong with the iteration protocol?
Nothing at all for arrays. For every other monad, there's no sugar:
the only monad multiplication that's supported is list concatenation.
> Again, we're not doing control effects the way you might want given a clean
Sure, but array.map has never been pure. Anyone who wants purity
special syntax for one monad, we could use it for all of them.
Mike Stay - metaweta at gmail.com
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