BFG Meetup

  • January 31, 2011 · 5:45 PM
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This month we have two talks. They are: Xmonad: data-structures and patterns for a killer haskell application. by Mark Hibberd This talk will explore the internals of xmonad, a tiling X11 window manager. In what most would call an inherently stateful domain, it turns out that pure-fp is un-unpractical. Using the functions of xmonad as a driver, I will cover organisation of code, the data structures and extending xmonad functionality. The talk will be approx 45 minutes, with hopefully 10 - 15 minutes of questions.



Courses in Purely Functional Programming by Tony Morris This talk will explore the means in which people can learn purely functional programming using a language such as Haskell

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  • David K.

    static dynamic CurryTest<T, T2, R>(Func<T, T2, R> f, T a = default(T), T2 b = default(T2))
    where T : IEquatable<T>
    where T2 : IEquatable<T>
    { if (!a.Equals(default(T)))
    { if (!b.Equals(default(T)))
    return f(a, b);
    Func<T2, R> curried = x => f(a, x);
    return curried;
    } return f;
    }

    February 1, 2011

  • David K.

    good talk on Xmonad and stimulating conversation with Tony 'the Haskell Evangelist' Morris. It had me revisiting functional patterns in c# first thing this morning!

    February 1, 2011

  • Mark H.

    Slides from last night - http://mth.io/talks/xmonad.pdf­

    February 1, 2011

  • Steven S.

    Really sorry that I'm going to have to miss this one

    January 31, 2011

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