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Re: Macros Make Me Mad [Re: Database languages]
> Paul Steckler writes:
> > > ... My
> > > ideal language would have permitted me to mix both database and
> > > mathematical operations freely -- I would have really liked having
> > > something like the Erlangers' mnesia or Noel Walsh's SchemeQL.
> > That's Noel W*e*lsh. But SchemeQL was written by Francisco Solsona.
> Two errors for the price of one! When I screw up, I don't do it by
> half measures. Seriously, thanks for setting the record straight.
*Two* errors? So:
"_Moby Dick_ was written by Mark Twain." (1 error)
"_Moby Dick_ was written by Marc Twain." (2 errors)
"_Moby Dick_ was written by Mac Twain." (3 errors outside Massachusetts,
2 errors in Massachusetts)
"_Moby Dick_ was written by Shania Twain." (4 errors)