Version française
Home     About     Download     Resources     Contact us    
Browse thread
[Caml-list] OCaml popularity
[ Home ] [ Index: by date | by threads ]
[ Search: ]

[ Message by date: previous | next ] [ Message in thread: previous | next ] [ Thread: previous | next ]
Date: -- (:)
From: David Brown <caml-list@d...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] OCaml popularity
On Tue, Mar 11, 2003 at 09:27:18AM -0500, Guillaume Marceau wrote:

> We could strive to find (or develop) something ocaml can do that cannot
> be done with any other mainstream language. Or, alternatively, something
> that is an order or two faster in ocaml than in any other language. So
> easy in fact, that the time time saved on a single project offsets the
> time cost of learning the rudiments ocaml [*]. 

Almost everything I've done in ocaml was an order or two faster to
develop in ocaml than it would have been in another language.  I don't
think I was at all that productive while learning ocaml, though.

Dave

-------------------
To unsubscribe, mail caml-list-request@inria.fr Archives: http://caml.inria.fr
Bug reports: http://caml.inria.fr/bin/caml-bugs FAQ: http://caml.inria.fr/FAQ/
Beginner's list: http://groups.yahoo.com/group/ocaml_beginners