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Terminating comprehensions

  • Chris Reade (a1) (a2)

List terminators are discussed as a new form of qualifier in list comprehensions for early termination of a list. The semantics of list terminators is expressed in terms of an optimal translation of list comprehensions (cf. Wadler, 1987) because it makes direct use of a continuation list.

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Wadler, P. 1990. Comprehending monads. In Proceedings ACM Conference on Lisp and Functional Programming, Nice, France.
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Journal of Functional Programming
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