22 Jun 2006 gobry   » (Journeyer)

wnewman: having only experimented on toy projects with haskell and common lisp, I don't have a very deep insight, but I had in both cases the feeling that the downsides (hard to predict runtime behavior for haskell, lack of some important common blocks like standard sockets for common lisp) were like a cold shower after you make the initial step of learning these languages and discover their bright sides (and they really shine in many aspects).

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