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Is it only me, or are there other people receiving some messages with weird/no line breaks?


On Wed, 1 Aug 2007, gary ng wrote:

Do you mean the Y combinator ?

--- Patrick Donnelly <> wrote:

I know this has been talked about before, and I read
all the posts in the archive on this. There wasn't
an "accepted" method for going about it, so I
wondered if this implementation is optimal:function
execute(func, ...)  return func(...);end;function
test(s)  return execute(function(f)    local fact;
 fact = function(n, ret)      ret = ret or 1;
if n == 0 then return 1 * ret end;      return
fact(n - 1, n * ret);    end;    return fact(f);
end, s);end;test(3) --> 6Comments?-Patrick Donnelly

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