experimental lisp

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eXperimental LISP definition

(xlisp) An experimental programming language combining a subset of Common Lisp with an object-oriented extension capability (Class and Object types). It was implemented by David Micheal Betz at Apple to allow experimentation with object-oriented programming on small computers. The C source code has been ported to Unix, Microsoft Windows, Macintosh, Amiga, Atari, and MS-DOS.
Version 2.1 of the interpreter, by Tom Almy is closer to Common Lisp.
Latest version: 2.1, as of 1992-05-26.
(ftp://wasp.eng.ufl.edu/), (ftp://cs.orst.edu/), (ftp://glia.biostr.washington.edu/).
E-mail: Tom Almy .
Microsoft Windows version (ftp://ftp.cica.indiana.edu/util/wxlslib.zip).
Macintosh version (ftp://netcom.com/pub/bskendig/).
Usenet newsgroup: news:comp.lang.lisp.x.
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