Functional programming

Marko Rauhamaa marko at
Tue Mar 4 22:21:44 CET 2014

Chris Angelico <rosuav at>:

> Oh, it's THAT problem. Well, it's still not really a fair comparison
> of declared types. It shows how Python's much easier to work with, but
> what you're showing off is the simpler exception handling :)

The other example I gave is really bread-and-butter Java. An ergonomic
disaster and takes some staring at to figure out what's going on.

Note that Java doesn't possess typedef's so you really are pretty much
forced to write those < , < >>'s a lot.


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