22 packages returned for Tags:"optional"

Yet another implementation of an option/optional type for .NET. An Optional type explicitly represents the type of a value that may or may not exist. While you can do this with nulls, that has many drawbacks. Some of the benefits of this library over some others include comprehensive equality... More information
Call Me Maybe
Provides a class and a few extension methods to facilitate common operations with values that may or may not exist. Traditionally, programmers often use `null` references to represent values that "aren't there", but the problem is that this was never their intended purpose. - Languages like C#... More information
Provides a type to represent the lack of a value. The behaviour is comparable to using nullable reference types with forced null checks before dereferencing. The package also provides a set of extension methods to enable a fluent functional pattern using Map and Filter.
Maybe Monad
Maybe/Optional monad implementation for C#. For more information see http://csharp-functional.readthedocs.io/en/latest/maybe-monad.html.