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eXperimental LISP

<language> (xlisp) An experimental programming language combining a subset of Common Lisp with an object-oriented extension capability (Class and Object types). It was implemented by David Micheal Betz at Apple to allow experimentation with object-oriented programming on small computers. The C source code has been ported to Unix, Microsoft Windows, Macintosh, Amiga, Atari, and MS-DOS.

Version 2.1 of the interpreter, by Tom Almy is closer to Common Lisp.

Latest version: 2.1, as of 1992-05-26.

ftp://wasp.eng.ufl.edu/, ftp://cs.orst.edu/, ftp://glia.biostr.washington.edu/.

E-mail: Tom Almy <toma@sail.labs.tek.com>.

Microsoft Windows version.

Macintosh version.

Usenet newsgroup: comp.lang.lisp.x.



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