Posts by Max Henger

Author: Max Henger

Dealing with Recursive Types in a Value-Based Language

In this blog post, Max Henger describes one of the challenges encountered during the design of Reowolf’s Protocol Description Language (PDL). PDL is a value-based language, meaning that programmers are never exposed to implementation details such as pointers or references. The challenge is how to add recursive data types: types that in their type declaration […]