system messages (Re: Suggested Example/ emacs questions)
Tue Oct 10 11:58:15 CEST 2000
Ulf Wiger <> writes:
>Since get() and put() are O(1) nowadays, why can't I use them in
The main requirement for what can go in guards is not really that it is
O(1) but that it must be side-effect free. Which put/2 is not.
Personally I have always considered the process dictionary to be a BIG
mistake and therefore feel we should do nothing which encourages it,
like making it accessable in guards. :-)
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