Thu, 01 May 1997 14:06:03 +1000

>> 'NIL (New Implementation of Lisp) was done at MIT for the Vax family of
>> computers.  Originally designed as the first modern Lisp dialect on stock
>> hardware after the development of Lisp-machine Lisp at MIT, it went on to
>> become one of the main influences on the design of Common Lisp'
>> appropriating this seems rather lame. . .
>Indeed. So bad. Let's forget it, then.

Well if NIL was the first Lisp on stock hardware, then this project
seems like the rightful aire to that title.