[erlang-questions] Was Re: Bug ?! now Erlang comment (LONG LONG)
Fri Oct 20 08:35:42 CEST 2006
On 2006-10-20 00:18, James Hague wrote:
> There's the language and then there's the libraries. The libraries,
> IMO, have a lot more warts in them than the language. I've posted
> about some of these before, and so have other people. There's basic
> stuff like lists:keysearch pointlessly wrapping the result in a tuple,
> to the confusion between the different dictionary and tree types.
> These changes are time consuming but easy enough to make (assuming you
> don't care about compatibility).
the compatibility problem could be handled if richard carlsons ''new
standard libraries'' suggestion (using nested modules) was adopted.
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