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This programming language may be used to instruct a computer to perform a task.
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Garbage collected: Yes
Type strength: Strong
Type expression: Partially implicit
Type checking: Static
Lang tag(s): Scala
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Listed below are all of the tasks on Rosetta Code which have been solved using Scala.

Scala is a hybrid Functional/OO language developed by Martin Odersky and his team at LAMP. Scala compiles to JVM bytecode, and can inter-operate with Java code.

The language is most focused on the results of the program, therefor the considered harmful technical computer oriented concepts like threads, semaphore, pointers, coercion, casting, goto- and break statements to struggle with are not there. For parallel processing (that very simple can archived) these concept are present but not visible to the programmer.

Lots of RC tasks addresses technical "features" of goto's, break, continue, side effects, pointers, type-casting, weak-typing and so on and are deliberately not Scala's cup of tea.

Compiled strongly-typed languages, where more defects can be caught at compile time, are less prone to runtime failures than interpreted or weakly-typed languages.





This category has the following 23 subcategories, out of 23 total.

Pages in category "Scala"

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