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- To: firstname.lastname@example.org (George Williams)
- Subject: Re: Dylan
- From: email@example.com (Per Hammarlund)
- Date: Thu, 21 May 92 21:14:24 +0200
- Cc: firstname.lastname@example.org
- References: <9205211239.AA10695@hsvaic.boeing.com>
George Williams writes (21-May-92):
> Date: Thu, 21 May 92 14:30:50 JST
> From: Katsunobu Imai <email@example.com>
> Does anyone know the language's feature?
I just got a copy of their document (thanks to Harvey Alcabes for having
it sent to me). I haven't been through it in detail yet, but flipping
through, I'd say it looks more like Scheme with a subset of CLOS. As I
understand it, the intent behind the language is to provide a _small_
object-oriented dynamic language. Apple is encouraging folks to comment
on their spec, which they seem to consider to be a draft. Given this
understanding of their intent, I like what I see so far.
Can someone put Dylan in relation to Oaklisp (of Kevin Lang and Barak
Pearlmutter)? Is there a similarity?
Where can one find the specs?
- Re: Dylan
- From: mikel@Apple.COM (Mikel Evins)
- Re: Dylan
- From: firstname.lastname@example.org (George Williams)