Python from Wise Guy's Viewpoint
Pettersen, Bjorn S
BjornPettersen at fairisaac.com
Mon Oct 20 13:59:09 CEST 2003
> From: mike420 at ziplip.com [mailto:mike420 at ziplip.com]
> Now look at some more realistic code
> sin(x) + 2 / atan z
> sin x + 2 / atan z
Here: (), you seem to be missing a couple <wink>.
> the latter is exactly how you would write this in math.
.. but I'm not a matematician..?
> But to be _wise_ like me, it's not enough to grow a beard or
> know Lisp or Haskell. You have to know *both*, because they are
> so different, you have to grok monads and master macros.
Hmm.. you're missing a number of categories... of the ones I've
programmed in I would recommend Id, Cecil, BETA, Prolog, and Snobol
(probably in that order..)
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