A New Revealation: Semi-Permeable Membranes

Mark S. Miller markm@caplet.com
Tue, 26 Oct 1999 11:07:31 -0700


At 10:47 AM 10/26/99 , Bill Frantz wrote:
>At 07:43 AM 10/26/1999 -0700, Douglas Crockford wrote:
> >> [#] If we're really talking about guards, then ":" only seems natural.
> >> 
> >>     define square(x : int) : int { x * x }
> >
> >I like this notation a lot.
>
>[#] I think I would like consistancy as to where the guard is specified.
>For example:
>       define square(int : x) int : { x * x }

[?] Why is left-of-colon more consistent than right-of-colon?




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         --MarkM