Design for collections upgrades

Mikael Grev grev at
Sun Mar 13 10:25:13 PDT 2011

>> Finally, I should point out to the language designers out there that
>> these APIs can be structured as a monad, not because we want
>> programmers to think of them as such but because it provides great
>> flexibility in clients wanting to port or reuse code from one
>> computational domain to another.  Some expert familiar with such
>> techniques should take a more firm role influencing the shape of these
>> APIs.  I don't know who is on the expert group so I can't recommend
>> anyone in particular.
> The conclusion in this last sentence doesn't make sense.  You can 
> certainly recommend someone; if by some chance that person happens to be 
> on the EG already, then your recommendation degenerates into a mere note 
> of approval.

Are you two married?  ;)

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