[erlang-questions] some language changes
Mon May 21 12:07:09 CEST 2007
On Monday 21 May 2007 18:10, Joe Armstrong wrote:
> Now the book is done I've been thinking about some language changes.
> 3. Extended string syntax: idea - put an atom *before the string quote
> to say what the string means and to *change* the syntax rules that
> apply to the string content.
> X = C "......"
> C = a control atom
> X = regexp " ... "
> = html " .... "
Isn't that just a function call C("...") to inject the string into some new
type? Being able to define a new abstract type would be a big improvement in
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