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Is Rust functional?

  • Michael Snoyman
  • 18.10.2018
  • rust
In the past few months, and in particular in the past two weeks, I’ve gotten a number of people asking me the question: Is Rust a functional programming language? This ...
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ResourceT: A necessary evil

Alternative title: “ResourceT considered harmful”
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Haskell Library Audit Reports

Since December, FP Complete has been working with Cardano Foundation on an audit of the Cardano settlement layer. The audit work is ongoing, with the currently released ...
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Pantry, part 3: Specifying Dependencies

This is part three of a series of blog posts on Pantry, a new storage and download system for Haskell packages. You can see part 1 and part 2.
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Streaming UTF-8 in Haskell and Rust

  • Michael Snoyman
  • 30.07.2018
  • rust
Since I seem to be a one-trick pony, I decided to write yet again to compare streaming data in Haskell and Rust. This was inspired by a cool post I saw on Reddit about ...
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Guide to open source maintenance

This blog post is a cross post from a guide I wrote on the Commercial Haskell Github account. That URL is the authoritative location for this document. If you want to ...
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Pantry, part 2: Trees and keys

This is part two of a series of blog posts on Pantry, a new storage and download system for Haskell packages. You can see part 1.
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Pantry, part 1: The Package Index

Back in January, I published a two part blog post on hash-based package downloads. Some project needs at FP Complete have pushed this to the forefront recently, and as a ...
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Sed: a debugging story

This blog post is a semi-complete retelling of my debugging adventures on a particularly crazy bug. Consider it a combination of fun story telling for the audience and ...
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Hackathon Review and Stack Maintenance

Last Wednesday (June 6, 2018), I ran a Haskell Hackathon after LambdaConf. The turnout certainly wasn't the same as Zurihac, but I was quite happy with the crowd, the ...
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