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Date: 2004-11-25 (13:47)
From: Martin Berger <martinb@d...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] Experiences with learning OCaml?
 > Firstly, I suggest that you should know some basic theory of
 > lambda calculus, which definitely help you understand
 > functional programming better.

while i agree that the lambda calculus is beautiful and very helpful
in understanding functional programming, for someone with a strong
background in programming, i recommend learning a functional
language first and then, later, to delve into the world of lambda.