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Re: Example of expression bias?

From: Neo <neo55592_at_hotmail.com>
Date: 19 Jun 2006 23:53:17 -0700
Message-ID: <1150786397.649000.218740@p79g2000cwp.googlegroups.com>


>> Programmers have such shaky conceptual fundations that anything they basically state is experimental (trial and error). Nothing you can rely on...So are their assertions...

> ... functional languages (... LISP) derive their foundations from the lambda calculus. You can wikipedia ...

Is it possible to create a database on Lamda Calculus? Does one exist? In what significant way would it be different than current RMDBs? Would its interface language automatically be LISP-like instead of SQL-like? Received on Tue Jun 20 2006 - 01:53:17 CDT

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