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- Subject: Re: [ANN] Penlight 0.8
- From: spir <denis.spir@...>
- Date: Tue, 9 Mar 2010 10:49:57 +0100
On Tue, 9 Mar 2010 09:53:30 +0200
steve donovan <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> Penlight brings together a set of generally useful pure Lua modules,
> focusing on input data handling (such as reading configuration files),
> functional programming (such as map, reduce, placeholder
> expressions,etc), and OS path management. Much of the functionality
> is inspired by the Python standard libraries.
I recently had the idea sequence and string find* methods may be designed as higher-order functions (like map, filter, reduce). Eg
Just a kind of generalisation. This by the way makes findall and filter synonyms! ;-)
What do you think?
la vita e estrany