Did Erlang borrow from Ada?

Tony Rogvall <>
Fri Jun 25 15:44:58 CEST 2004


fredagen den 25 juni 2004 kl 12.02 skrev Thomas Lindgren:

> --- Tony Rogvall <> wrote:
>>
>> torsdagen den 24 juni 2004 kl 16.59 skrev James
>> Hague:
>>
>>> That's not really true.  You can write algorthims
>> in Prolog just like
>>> Erlang.
>>>
>> Yes, but then why use Prolog ?
>
> You still have logic variables, of course. And  why
> search when there is no need for it? Where's your
> programmer pride, man? :-)
>
Do not get me wrong, I like Prolog.  But to use it you must learn 
programming from
scratch  or put in a lot of cuts :-)

(in Erlang you only need to learn and master recursion)

/Tony




More information about the erlang-questions mailing list