CL functionality in SchemeOS
Mon, 23 Mar 1998 22:10:22 -0600
Try "maxima" or "garnet" in scheme...
Chris Bitmead wrote:
> firstname.lastname@example.org wrote:
> > What I've been saying about Scheme hasn't exactly been tactful
> > either, but let's face it; so many of Scheme's advocates have
> > their heads so up in the cloud about Scheme's small size that
> > none of them seem to wake up to the fact that Scheme is small
> > for the same reason a "Hello World" program is small -- it isn't
> > very useful!
> I would never say Scheme is good because it is small.
> > Languages need 2 things to be truly good:
> > 1) Flexibility of Syntax (Scheme has this)
> > 2) Functionality (Scheme does not have this)
> Scheme has plenty of functionality in things like slib. What is
> the problem?
> Chris Bitmead