[Haskell-beginners] First request for references
tom.davie at gmail.com
Sat Jan 10 15:47:37 EST 2009
On 10 Jan 2009, at 21:36, Alan Cameron wrote:
> I stumbled across Haskell while researching 'functional programming'.
> I have done some initial reading and have the following questions:
> 1. Are there any references to real-world applications using this
> I ask because most of the articles I have found seem to be of an
> academic nature. I want to be sure that my time will not be wasted
Here's a few real world apps written in Haskell:
pugs (perl 6 interpretter)
and many more
If you want to learn about writing real world programs, try the new
book – Real World Haskell.
> 2. Are there any tutorials with full code included which I can use
> on the
> HUGS system I have installed?
> I have found a few "A Gentle Introduction to Haskell 98" which
> assumes far
> too much previous knowledge to be immediately useful to me.
The learning haskell page on the wiki has a *lot* of references to
lots of different tutorials and books.
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