Re: [dev] Local vs global variables

From: Kris Maglione <>
Date: Fri, 6 Nov 2009 13:49:07 -0500

On Fri, Nov 06, 2009 at 12:43:31PM -0500, Robert C Corsaro wrote:
>If you think of types and functions as variables then this is
>impossible. A better rule might be to never use mutable global

Functions, with the exception of function-typed variables,
aren't variables, they're constants.

Kris Maglione
Simplicity is prerequisite for reliability.
	--Edsger W. Dijkstra
Received on Fri Nov 06 2009 - 18:49:07 UTC

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.2.0 : Fri Nov 06 2009 - 19:00:01 UTC