Scheme compilers

Harvey J. Stein
06 Sep 1998 11:40:38 +0300

Alexander Shendi <> writes:

 > "James A. Crippen" <> writes:
 > > I'm looking to make a/o adapt a scheme compiler for a parallel distributed
 > > OS that I'm designing.  I've already browsed LIAR for ideas, but the
 > > MIT-Scheme system is (as ppl have said) far too complex for my tastes,
 > > though it is very well developed.  The only real requirement I have is
 > > that it generates compiled object code for ix86 processors and runs in
 > > *nix.  And has *some* sort of documentation besides comments.
 > Well AFAIK the only Scheme system that has a native code compiler 
 > for the ix86 is MIT-Scheme/Liar. RScheme can compile to
 > byte codes and to C. Scheme48 (and I assume Kali) compile to byte codes.

And Bigloo compiles to C & Gambit compiles to C & stalin compiles to C.

Harvey J. Stein
BFM Financial Research