[Erlang Forums] [Erlang/OTP Proposals/Proposals: RFC] Re-visiting EEP-0055
Tue Apr 26 04:24:49 CEST 2022
I'm assuming you meant your response to be to the list but maybe missed
that in a rush to respond (I know, things can sure get heated when
someone is wrong on the internet!).
On 2022/04/26 3:29, Austin Ziegler wrote:
> On Mon, Apr 25, 2022 at 2:23 PM zxq9 <zxq9@REDACTED
> <mailto:zxq9@REDACTED>> wrote:
> On 2022/04/26 0:45, Austin Ziegler wrote:
> > That said, it took me a *long* time to understand `=:=` because
> it’s a
> > complex, compound sigil (not used _that_ frequently) that I’ve never
> > seen in any other language (and I know quite a few). To _me_,
> `^Value ->
> > …` is clearer than `NewValue when Value =:= NewValue`. But that’s me.
> Sorry, but no.
> Sorry, but you don’t actually get to tell me what I think is clearer.
> Full stop.
I get to point out when your argument leans on an un-idiomatic construct
and demonstrate how the idiomatic way makes this a non-issue at its
Did you even read what I wrote? I gave an idiomatic example.
> As I said, I don’t really care about this EEP. I do care that people
> have been arguing this emotionally (while pretending not to do so) and
> have taken sideswipes against other languages that have made different
Emotional? The only emotion I'm feeling right now is mirth, buddy.
Me: [points out how your example makes no sense]
You: STOP BEING EMOTIONAL!
Me: OK, bro. [chuckles in Erlangistani]
> The Erlang core development team has expressed some interest in this
> EEP. Wouldn’t it be more productive to take it up with them on the
> forum, and provide them actually *useful* arguments?
The CoC bans those of us who disagree with the DIE and ESG religion
from participating in the forums. So, no.
I mentioned all this before.
You never read what I wrote.
That's been a theme in this super weird thread.
> It’d be more fun than the soliloquizing that I’ve seen so far.
Sorry, you're going to have to use fewer $2 words; we conservative
minded folks are too stupid to understand what you're saying if it
doesn't involve cheeseburgers, pro-wrestling or Orange Man metaphors.
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