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| static
 
| static
 
| yes
 
| yes
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! Miranda
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| lazy
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| lazy lists
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| static
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| yes
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! ML
 
! ML
| strict
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| eager
 
| side-effects
 
| side-effects
 
| static
 
| static
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! Scheme
 
! Scheme
| strict
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| eager
 
| side-effects
 
| side-effects
 
| dynamic
 
| dynamic
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! Erlang
 
! Erlang
| ?strict
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| eager
| ?side-effects
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| ?dynamic w/ compiler annotions for static typing
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| dynamic w/ compiler annotations for static typing
| ?yes (shadows old version of variable)
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Revision as of 00:52, 6 April 2009


Evaluation IO Typing Pure
Haskell lazy monads static yes
Clean lazy uniqueness static yes
Miranda lazy lazy lists static yes
ML eager side-effects static no
Scheme eager side-effects dynamic no
Erlang eager side-effects dynamic w/ compiler annotations for static typing no