MIT 6.001

Mike McDonald
Mon, 09 Nov 1998 22:03:07 -0800

>Date: Mon, 9 Nov 1998 21:06:15 -0800 (PST)
>From: Ray Dillinger <>
>To: Mike McDonald <>
>Subject: Re: MIT 6.001 
>On Mon, 9 Nov 1998, Mike McDonald wrote:
>>>Is it the general consensus that Common Lisp, or an extremely
>>>close cousin of it, is the desired implementation/programming
>>>language of LispOS? 
>>  Yes, Common Lisp was chosen. We've been thru the Scheme vs CL
>>debate two or three times.
>Ah.  Then you're probably tired of it, and I shan't drag you
>into it again.  It's a shame that my pet project doesn't (at
>least doesn't at the moment) tie into yours, but such is life.
>The LispOS project is still interesting to me though, and at
>some point I may be able to contribute something to it - so
>I'll hang around.
>				Ray 

  Hey, if you have ideas and energy, go for it! Don't let
pontifications from this mailing list slow you down!

  Mike McDonald