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Apr
18
comment Is there any difference between pointers and references?
Well, I wasn't assuming that. I was just objecting to "Functional programming languages will tend to pass everything by value" statement.
Apr
18
comment Is there any difference between pointers and references?
I don't think functional languages pass everything by value. Side effect-free behavior comes from immutable values, not copying value on every function call. How would you efficiently implement algorithms with lists, if you had to copy them every time?
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