[erlang-questions] Why is Erlang what it is?

Kirill Zaborski <>
Wed Dec 13 20:15:17 CET 2006


OK, so now meaningful reply from Erlang people (I see that it's dead but I
have no idea why)
So I'll email Mr. Wadler direct it would be much easier (at least I hope so)

On 12/13/06, Mats Cronqvist <> wrote:
>
> Kirill Zaborski wrote:
> > [...] are there any reasons why static typing is dead?
>
>    essentially because ericsson (who funds the OTP development) has
> reached the
> conclusion that static typing would not improve the reliability of their
> products. some ericsson people might even argue that static typing would
> lower
> the quality of said products.
>
>    mats
> _______________________________________________
> erlang-questions mailing list
> 
> http://www.erlang.org/mailman/listinfo/erlang-questions
>
-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
URL: <http://erlang.org/pipermail/erlang-questions/attachments/20061213/3f5dd74a/attachment.html>


More information about the erlang-questions mailing list