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Dr. Robert J. Harley
harley at argote.ch
Mon Nov 10 05:46:46 PST 2003
>Okay, I don't know whether to be shocked or terrified or thrilled or
>all of the above. [...] And I worry that they might own this.
Don't be; typed pipes to handle side-effects like I/O cleanly in
"pure" languages was done about 10 years ago in the functional
>Monad. What hubris in naming!
The name is obviously lifted straight from Haskell.
Google around for stuff like:
/ \ .-. .-. / \
/ \ / \ .-. _ .-. / \ / \
/ \ / \ / \ / \ / \ / \ / \
/ \ / \ / `-' `-' \ / \ / \
\ / `-' `-' \ /
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