Lisp vs. Scheme
Mon, 23 Mar 1998 22:02:34 -0600
First, this should have been to the list - I apologize.
Second, at the Lisp archive (at CMU) is the BBN Butterfly CL and Scheme implementation
source code. It makes for valuable reading in regards to these arguments.
Chris Bitmead wrote:
> William Barnett-Lewis wrote:
> > Again, with this point I am trying to be serious. The differesnces between scheme
> > and CL are very large. Even from the POV of simply stealing ideas, I beleive
> > there is more involved than you acknowledge. Read the BBN code and see what hoops
> > they jumped to make a quite small subset of what most today would call CL
> > available on a scheme...