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- Subject: Re: Lazyness abtract (proposal for next Lua version)
- From: steve donovan <steve.j.donovan@...>
- Date: Fri, 19 Dec 2014 19:46:08 +0200
On Fri, Dec 19, 2014 at 5:48 PM, Oliver Kroth <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> what if the called function has a desired side effect?
I think lazy evaluation assumes pure functions - otherwise leads to madness.
Can't help feeling that memoization gets us most of the benefits
without new syntax/semantics.