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GeneralRe: Erlang. PinmemberAnna-Jayne Metcalfe19-Nov-12 23:11 
I makes it impossible to mess up concurrency - seriously. The downside is a very unusual syntax (based on Prolog) and a different way of thinking (all variables are immutable - once defined they can't be changed).
Although you can achieve the same aims in other languages (really it's just immutable state and message passing that makes the concurrency rock solid) you have to be damn disciplined to do so.
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"Why would anyone prefer to wield a weapon that takes both hands at once, when they could use a lighter (and obviously superior) weapon that allows you to wield multiple ones at a time, and thus supports multi-paradigm carnage?"

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