Christmas holidays is one of my favourite moment in the year, I have time to see my relatives, read books, play with my kids and hack a little bit.
I think I don't like the most in the strawman proposal is that the syntax for function type and for lambda literal reuse the same symbol '#'.
It's something that I've observed when teaching C. The C syntax use * when you...
Last June, Arnold Schwaighofer push a patch to mlvm repository that
allow to transform tail call invocation
of a method to a jump.
Even if this transformation is classical in language like Lisp, Scheme or Caml,
the JVM was not offering any help to optimize this kind of call until this patch.
Recently, Tom Davies
the patch in order to be used with a more recent...