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Re: Squeak and PLT Scheme
On Monday, August 11, 2003, at 03:09 PM, Peter J. Wasilko, Esq. wrote:
> It seems that Squeak and PLT Scheme are the most exciting and
> innovative readily accessible alternative language environments being
> supported today.
> Has anyone considered embedding PLT Scheme inside of Squeak so
> Scheme could be used to drive Squeak objects and Squeak objects could
> invoke Scheme code from their methods and hold Scheme data structures
> their class and instance variables?
Well, Alexandre Bergel has done some work on a Scheme interpreter for
Squeak. It's more of a proof-of-concept than anything else at this
point. It might be a starting point for something more ambitious though:
I suspect the number of people interested in interoperating between
Smalltalk and Scheme would approach zero, however.