[rabbitmq-discuss] State monad question

Jon Brisbin jon at jbrisbin.com
Thu Mar 31 21:51:15 BST 2011

On Mar 31, 2011, at 3:23 PM, Alvaro Videla wrote:

> For what I've talked with Matthew on twitter you could do something to avoid the "staircasing" as described here:
> http://book.realworldhaskell.org/read/programming-with-monads.html
> As you can see there, you could avoid those nested case expressions. 

Ahhh...I see said the blind man. :)

I've been reading up on Haskell lately, so that makes some modicum of sense.

Wish I understood the theory better. :/


> If this is a joke from Matthew I don't know. For me is a pretty cool implementation of Monads in Erlang.
> Hope this helps, and I hope I understood something too :)
> Alvaro
> On Mar 31, 2011, at 8:19 PM, Jon Brisbin wrote:
>> Saw the traffic today about the State/Cut stuff and looked at the code. But I feel like the guy who misses the joke and everyone else is laughing.
>> Can someone throw me a bone here and let me in on why the hubbub? What's the significance? Look at this as a teachable moment. ;)
>> Thanks!
>> Jon Brisbin
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