I'm coming from Tcl-world ...
Andreas.Leitgeb at siemens.at
Wed Aug 7 16:42:00 CEST 2002
Jens Axel Søgaard <usenet at soegaard.net> wrote:
> Andreas Leitgeb wrote:
>> Languages without sugar (such as lisp/scheme but also
>> various assembler-langs as far as I know them) are really
>> abhorrent for me.
> Ahem. There are lots of syntac sugar in Scheme -
> Examples: [...]
> (and) is sugar for #t (true)
> (and <exp>) is sugar for <exp>
> (and <exp1> <exp2>) is sugar for (if <exp1> <exp2>)
>From these examples, I'd guess, you mixed up "sugar"
with "sodium sulphate" (aka: Glauber's salt) ;-)
This is of course just my personal opinion :)
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