u-jebabbad 1 week ago > I'm too new/naive on the Haskell journey to know what lies ahead. I've discerned that it seems to be one of the golden standards of "pure functional" paradigm. And at 49, I may be too old to be enlightened by another paradigm shift.
u-jebabbad 1 week ago > "Everyone should build GHC from source at least once...You will learn a lot about how the sausage gets made."
A decade ago a friend paid a local company to build him a many-core compute server. I was fairly certain they'd under-spec'd the power supply. My favorite stress test was to build 32 copies of GHC at once, daisy-chaining each new copy to build another. Keep it running.
His computer started billowing smoke.