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Re: A Dylan implemented on Common Lisp
In article <firstname.lastname@example.org>
email@example.com "Rob Browning" writes:
> In article <D584q4.2E8@cee.hw.ac.uk>, firstname.lastname@example.org (Andrew Dinn) wrote:
> > If you add on top of this the overheads for CLOS (which is also not
> > layered and hence made Common Lisp an even bigger ball of mud) then
> > you can change thet 12 Mb to 20 Mb.
> I don't know what system you're talking about, but MCL only takes up about
> 2-3 MB even with CLOS, an entire optimizing *compiler*, and all the
> Macintosh interface glue.
Whereas to develop with Visual C++ 2.0 under NT 3.5 you _really_ need 24Mb.
I have 20Mb and it shows. Would take Common Lisp anyday, given the choice.
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