[erlang-questions] Time to update programming rules?
Richard A. O'Keefe
Fri Sep 5 04:37:23 CEST 2008
On 5 Sep 2008, at 9:01 am, WildChild wrote:
> 7.7 Module names
> Erlang has a flat module structure (i.e. there are not modules within
> modules). We have packages! http://www.erlang.se/publications/packages.html
(a) we should not use them because they are inside out, and
(b) packages are NOT "modules within modules".
Poplog, Ada, and SML have modules within modules.
Modules within modules are much more like Java nested classes
than they are like Java packages.
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