Theory Seq

theory Seq
imports Main
(*  Title:      HOL/ex/Seq.thy
    Author:     Makarius
*)

header {* Finite sequences *}

theory Seq
imports Main
begin

datatype 'a seq = Empty | Seq 'a "'a seq"

fun conc :: "'a seq => 'a seq => 'a seq"
where
  "conc Empty ys = ys"
| "conc (Seq x xs) ys = Seq x (conc xs ys)"

fun reverse :: "'a seq => 'a seq"
where
  "reverse Empty = Empty"
| "reverse (Seq x xs) = conc (reverse xs) (Seq x Empty)"

lemma conc_empty: "conc xs Empty = xs"
  by (induct xs) simp_all

lemma conc_assoc: "conc (conc xs ys) zs = conc xs (conc ys zs)"
  by (induct xs) simp_all

lemma reverse_conc: "reverse (conc xs ys) = conc (reverse ys) (reverse xs)"
  by (induct xs) (simp_all add: conc_empty conc_assoc)

lemma reverse_reverse: "reverse (reverse xs) = xs"
  by (induct xs) (simp_all add: reverse_conc)

end