From: Vesa Karvonen (vesa_karvonen_at_[hidden])
Date: 2002-04-10 14:11:57
>MPL strives to add non-functional abilities to the template engine. It
>features loops, iterations, iterators, and the such.
Functional programmers almost never write code that uses pattern matching or
primitive recursion to inspect something as simple as a list. Higher order
functions are what functional programmers actually use. MPL strives to
create higher order functions that facilitate template metaprogramming. This
is a good thing.
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