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Re: bindings and assignments (was: Re: continuations)
From: "Joe Marshall" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
To: "Guy Steele - Sun Microsystems Labs" <Guy.Steele@sun.com>,
Cc: <Guy.Steele@sun.com>, <email@example.com>, <firstname.lastname@example.org>,
<email@example.com>, <firstname.lastname@example.org>, <email@example.com>
Subject: Re: bindings and assignments (was: Re: continuations)
Date: Thu, 21 Aug 2003 16:42:32 -0400
> And you're right: we were not out to win over the Lisp programmers;
> we were after the C++ programmers. We managed to drag a lot of them
> about halfway to Lisp.
``Halfway''? Halfway from *where*?! Sure Java is closer than
C++, but `Halfway to Lisp'?
>From C++, of course.
> Aren't you happy?
I hack Lisp and Scheme for a living: I'm happy.
And I am truly glad to hear you say that.