How does functional programming attack the object oriented programming area?

How does functional programming attack the object oriented programming area?

Post by Joost Diep » Fri, 08 Feb 2008 08:15:21


gavino < XXXX@XXXXX.COM > writes:


By copying. Do you have anything specific in mind?

Joost.
 
 
 

How does functional programming attack the object oriented programming area?

Post by Pascal Bou » Fri, 08 Feb 2008 10:19:55

gavino < XXXX@XXXXX.COM > writes:
^^^^^^^^^

This is not funny. Just drop it.


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How does functional programming attack the object oriented programming area?

Post by George Neu » Sat, 09 Feb 2008 10:23:43

On Thu, 7 Feb 2008 13:59:30 -0800 (PST), gavino < XXXX@XXXXX.COM >



>>>
>>> >>>>>>> If one was forced to use onyl functional programming how would one >>>>>>> cover the areas typically handled by oo programming? >>> >>>>> You can take a fair shot at OOP in a pure FPL by modelling classes as >>>>> 0-place closures. An instance of a class is created by applying that >>>>> closure which produces an association list of attribute-value pairs. >>>>> Inheritance is handled by a class calling on its superclasses when >>>>> instantiated. >>> >>>>> Mark >> >>could you build a object oriented application server from that?

Why don't you try and let us know.

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