What is Expressiveness in a Computer Language
dnew at san.rr.com
Fri Jun 16 18:45:46 CEST 2006
Joachim Durchholz wrote:
> Give a heterogenous list that would to too awkward to live in a
> statically-typed language.
Write a function that takes an arbitrary set of arguments and stores
them into a structure allocated on the heap.
> Give a case of calling nonexistent functions that's useful.
See the Tcl "unknown" proc, used for interactive command expansion,
dynamic loading of code on demand, etc.
Darren New / San Diego, CA, USA (PST)
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