Did Erlang borrow from Ada?
Thu Jun 24 22:38:02 CEST 2004
As a side note, for those who might be interested in the next version
of Ada, Ada'05 (after Ada'83 and Ada'95):
Le 24 juin 04, à 17:18, Bjarne Däcker a écrit :
>> Did Erlang borrow from Ada?
> In my licentiate thesis from the year 2000,
> I wrote:
> "Erlang is aptly described as a concurrent functional
> programming language combining two main traditions:
> - Concurrent programming languages: Modula, Chill,
> Ada, etc. from ehich Erlang inherits modules,
> processes, and process communication.
> - Functional and logic programming languages: Haskell,
> ML, Miranda, Lisp, etc. from which Erlang inherits
> atoms, lists, guards, pattern matching, catch and
> throw, etc."
> Have a nice summer
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