Oracle FAQ Your Portal to the Oracle Knowledge Grid
HOME | ASK QUESTION | ADD INFO | SEARCH | E-MAIL US
 

Home -> Community -> Usenet -> comp.databases.theory -> Re: terminology

Re: terminology

From: Tony D <tonyisyourpal_at_netscape.net>
Date: 19 Jun 2006 15:42:32 -0700
Message-ID: <1150756951.976957.311220@r2g2000cwb.googlegroups.com>

Marshall wrote:
> Forgot to mention:
>
> Yes, infinite streams are an important subject.
>
> ISTM that you can use generators to achieve the same effect,
> though. Yes? No?
>
>

If you're asking what I think you're asking, then yes, you could use a list comprehension to describe a potentially infinite list (e.g. "[1..]"); but in a strict language, what would happen if you tried to use it (in, say, "zip list [1..]") ? Received on Mon Jun 19 2006 - 17:42:32 CDT

Original text of this message

HOME | ASK QUESTION | ADD INFO | SEARCH | E-MAIL US