Questions by @lorefnon
Are there any real benefits of having object oriented features in "Functional First" languages ?
Languages like OCaml, F#, Lisp etc. are advertised as primarily functional languages however they also have object oriented features (either built in eg. OCaml & F#) or through well supported libraries (eg. CLOS). From a pragmatic perspective, are t...
29 May 2016 5 Upvotes 2 Responses
Why does npm init default to 1.0.0 version ?
Is the intent to encourage developers to defer releasing until a stable version is reached ?
10 Sep 2016 2 Upvotes 4 Responses
If top level await is a bad idea, then is await worth having at all ?
It has been postulated (with sound reasoning) that top level await is a bad idea. If so, are there any advantages to having await at all, when we already have yield. Having async is useful because an async function is guaranteed to return a promise...
30 Sep 2016 2 Upvotes 2 Responses
Do you think Vivaldi's history enhancements have real potential ?
Vivaldi has recently augmented its browser with a fairly sophisticated history exploration utility. I am curious if people think this has a real potential. I myself don't use history that much. I am also a regular Evernote user so usually I find the ...
29 Mar 2017 2 Upvotes 1 Response