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Dylan: Apple's new Object-Oriented Dynamic Language.
code/ Library of Dylan code.
doc/ Documentation and papers about Dylan
dylan/ Archives for the comp.lang.dylan newsgroup
faq/ Dylan FAQ: Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) about
impl/ Free implementations of Dylan
mail/ Dylan Mail: Mail archives for the INFO-DYLAN
Dylan is a new Object-Oriented Dynamic Language (OODL), based on
Scheme, CLOS, and Smalltalk. The purpose of the language is to retain
the benefits of OODLs and also allow efficient application delivery.
The design stressed keeping Dylan small and consistent, while
allowing a high degree of expressiveness. Dylan is consistently
object-oriented; it is not a procedural language with an
A manual/specification for the language is available from Apple
Computer. Send email to email@example.com or
write to Apple Computer, 1 Main Street, Cambridge, MA 02142. Include
your complete address and also a phone number (the phone number is
especially important for anyone outside the US).
Apple hasn't announced plans to release Dylan as a product.
CD-ROM: Prime Time Freeware for AI, Issue 1-1
Mailing List: firstname.lastname@example.org (gatewayed to comp.lang.dylan)
The INFO-DYLAN mailing list is for any and all discussions
of Dylan, including language design issues, implementation
issues, marketing issues, syntax issues, etc.
The ANNOUNCE-DYLAN mailing list is for major announcements
about Dylan, such as the availability of new
implementations, new versions of the manual, etc. This
mailing list should be *MUCH* lower volume than INFO-DYLAN.
Everything sent to this list is also sent to INFO-DYLAN.
TO SUBSCRIBE: Send mail to the -request version of the list
to be added to it. You can also send an email message to
email@example.com with "subscribe info-dylan" or
"unsubscribe info-dylan" in the body, and likewise for the
other lists, mutatis mutandis.
Contact: Apple Computer
1 Main Street
Cambridge, MA 02142
Apple Computer, Dylan, OODL, OOP!Dylan,
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