Monthly Archives: June 2021

Functional while loops – no, really!

As I’ve explained I invented and implemented a small functional language (PYFL) to test out some ideas. In particular one idea is the (oxymoronic) functional while loop. A while loop? In a functional language? “Impossible!” you snort. Well you’re wrong. … Continue reading

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PYFL Output: the magic of simple side effects

As I’ve already explained I’ve invented and implemented an experimental functional language – PYFL (PYthon based Functional Language) – to try out some ideas. For example, PYFL has a full set of Variable Binding Operators (VBOs) that use a linear … Continue reading

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