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Discussion on: Pitch me on Go

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peerreynders
  • sorta functional but lacking

First time I've seen that as a euphemism for procedural.

Go FAQ: Why build concurrency on the ideas of CSP?:
"Experience with several earlier languages has shown that the CSP model fits well into a procedural language framework.".

It's a procedural language with a built in coordination model (for something functional you have go with something like Erlang or Elixir).

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Nathan Hedglin

Haha yup exactly. It's definitely a euphemism.