interrupting a repeat loop

Mark Wieder mwieder at
Wed Dec 16 13:28:09 EST 2009


Wednesday, December 16, 2009, 5:56:34 AM, you wrote:

> Hi Alex,

> We all love tail recursion optimizations!
> Thanks for the code!

If a recursive routine can be refactored into a "repeat forever" loop
then it's probably a bad candidate for recursion. But it's hard to
resist recursive routines with finite bounds. There's something that
just looks so *right* about them.

-Mark Wieder
 mwieder at

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