Erlang (was Re: Good introduction to functional programming with Python?)

Cameron Laird claird at
Thu Dec 28 22:52:08 CET 2000

In article <92f0il01a5u at>,
Alex Martelli <aleaxit at> wrote:
>"Tim Peters" < at> wrote in message
>> Fine by me.  I must say, though, that Erlang appears to occupy an extreme
>> corner of the FP universe.
>It sure looks unique to me for its emphasis on concurrency (if there
>are other FP's that are similarly concurrency-oriented, I have not seen
>them yet).  But Scheme (albeit impure) and Erlang (albeit 'culturally
Clean <URL: > comes close.

Cameron Laird <claird at>

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