Loose type checking in E
Mark S. Miller
Tue, 03 Nov 1998 19:29:10 -0800
At 08:44 AM 10/19/98 , Chip Morningstar wrote:
>>real calculations. I can see how your Promise objects will enforce the
>>activation ordering; however, I see no mechanism for enforcing the arrival
>Well, that's sort of the whole point.
>The line of thinking which led to E is a kind of computer science
>analog of the old gag routine: "Doctor, it hurts when I do this."
>"Then don't do that."
[?] What did you think Tyler means?
Given your response, I suspect you got a lot more out of Tyler's message
than I did. Could you explain it? Btw, I'm equally boggled by your response.