Re: OT: functional languages (was: Politics of Java)
Nori Heikkinen schrieb:
GIMP uses Scheme for Script-Fu, plug-ins are written in C. I think what
Martin meant is described in an article in the german computer magazine
c't (www.heise.de/ct/; 2002/25 p. 242). I did not read the article very
carefully, but I understood that clean is just the opposite of LISP: No
on Fri, 13 Dec 2002 02:29:13PM +0100, martin f krafft insinuated:
because i stumbled upon this yesterday and couldn't find an answer...
Haskell, Erlang and Clean are functional programming languages.
Lisp is very similar in terms of the paradigm.
Is Lisp a functional language?
what do you mean by "functional"? even though i have quite limited
experience with it, i've certainly seen plugins for the GIMP and
things written in it. Or maybe that was scheme.
and it's totally cool -- all those parentheses ... :))))))