Executing boolean expressions on a list

Bjorn Gustavsson <>
Mon Mar 17 16:28:20 CET 2003

Richard Carlsson <> writes:

> On Sat, 15 Mar 2003, Pierpaolo BERNARDI wrote:
> Well, this is what I also said when we implemented it, but the OTP
> guys were not convinced, and preferred to have the check there. But
> perhaps your complaints will be more influential. Björn, are you
> reading this?  :-)

I not just me. When asking people in the OTP group, nobody liked the idea
of not checking the right-hand side of 'andalso' and 'orelse'. The change would
not be consistent with how 'and' and 'or' work.

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