Design for collections upgrades
neal at gafter.com
Sun Mar 13 10:41:15 PDT 2011
On Sun, Mar 13, 2011 at 10:20 AM, Brian Goetz <brian.goetz at oracle.com>wrote:
> > 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.
Um, OK. I recommend Erik Meijer.
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