[eeps] Proposal for /\ and \/ operators
Thu Feb 26 10:12:45 CET 2009
+1 for min/max
When I saw the subject line I was assuming that the operators were AND
To my surprise they were proposals for min and max.
On 26 feb 2009, at 09:51, Sargun Dhillon wrote:
> Yeah, I agree, let's use min, and max. The /\ and \/ characters are
> just difficult, and non-intuitive.
> On Thu, Feb 26, 2009 at 12:34 AM, Bob Ippolito <> wrote:
>> On Thu, Feb 26, 2009 at 12:25 AM, Joe Armstrong <>
>>> > I'm sick of writing my own max and min functions.
>>>> Aren't you?
>>> Not really - If I didn't know Erlang or If I didn't know all the
>>> language I's assume
>>> that /\ meant AND and \/ meant OR. This would confuse lots of
>>> Could we use man and min instead of symbols?
>>> Otherwise this seems ok
>> I have the same feedback. I like the functionality, but /\ and \/ are
>> kinda ugly and very unintuitive.
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