Devoxx - filter, partition and offset

Brian Goetz brian.goetz at
Wed Apr 3 09:45:01 PDT 2013

Yes, this one was considered in the EG discussions.

On 4/3/2013 12:15 PM, Michael Nascimento wrote:
> I guess this ship has long sailed, but what about "retain"?
> Regards,
> Michael
> On Wed, Apr 3, 2013 at 1:13 PM, Richard Bair <richard.bair at> wrote:
>>>>> Fwiw, I'd expect filter to retain elements that satisfy a predicate. Any
>>>>> other method would feel like a double negative to me.
>>> Which is exactly how it works.
>> And backwards from what I would expect and hence, difficult to remember.

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