Changes between Version 9 and Version 10 of Language/Overview/EffectSystem

Show
Ignore:
Timestamp:
08/26/10 01:58:07 (4 years ago)
Author:
benl (IP: 203.206.176.236)
Comment:

--

Legend:

Unmodified
Added
Removed
Modified
  • Language/Overview/EffectSystem

    v9 v10  
    4848}}} 
    4949 
    50 This isn't to say that the `Monad` type class is not useful, and Disciple supports it as well. However, when writing Haskell programs we've found that most uses of `Monad` are to manage the internal state of the program. When writing Disciple programs we use effects for most state-based functions, and reserve `Monad` for things that a definitely use a different notion of sequence, like parser combinators. 
     50We still think the `Monad` type class is useful, and we support it as well. However, when writing Haskell programs we've found that most uses of `Monad` are to manage the internal state of the program. When writing Disciple programs we use effects for most state-based functions, and reserve `Monad` for things that a definitely use a different notion of sequence, like parser combinators. 
    5151 
    5252== Extended type information ==