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Re: Var-free programming (slightly off-topic)

   Date: Tue, 4 Dec 2001 18:38:46 -0500 (EST)
   From: "S. Alexander Jacobson" <alex@shop.com>

   As a result, lightweight languages typically:

   4. specialize for a particular class of tasks/applications

Hmm, but most of the languages discussed at the LL conference
were not specialized.  Many of them seemed well on their way
to becoming more general than ever before, in fact.