February 05, 2009Re: Lambda syntax, etc
Posted in reply to Andrei Alexandrescu
Reply to Andrei, > Kagamin wrote: > > Also, > it is my perception (and not only mine) that C#'s creator completely > missed the power of templates and generative programming. > I have never met the man, but it is my impression that Anders didn't miss the power, he just doesn't care for the paradigm. I would speculate that because there is nothing that it adds that can't be done at runtime (ignoring things like perf), he left it out. C# seems to take the "do stuff as late as you can" approach across the board.