[plt-scheme] Re: Nothing to do with Scheme

From: Raoul Duke (raould at gmail.com)
Date: Thu Apr 9 13:59:19 EDT 2009

>> I think the original designers of Java (when it was Oak) were
>> concerned about the performance impact of closures (I think I read
>> this is an interview a long time ago).
> http://article.gmane.org/gmane.comp.lang.lightweight/2274

furthermore, some implementations of closures really confuse the heck
out of regular people.

random e.g. http://blog.metawrap.com/blog/IEClosuresLeaks.aspx

(i'm not saying that is proof that nobody should ever do any form of closures.)

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