Re: Daniel Jackson on types in Alloy


Subject: Re: Daniel Jackson on types in Alloy
From: Matthias Felleisen (matthias@ccs.neu.edu)
Date: Mon Feb 25 2002 - 15:13:33 EST


Mac writes:

 Prefix is fine for functions or functional programs, but for scientific
programs
 that are more procedural or object-oriented in nature, the infix
notation can be
 more natural.

How many lines of code have you actually written in Prefix and in Infix?

Then think about the word "natural".

I believe that scientific programs in particular are prime candidates
for
prefix notation.

-- Matthias



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