Re: hey, what happened to this NG?
Ken Tilton <kentilton@xxxxxxxxx> writes:
Stefan Mandl wrote:
Little action the recent days?
Nah, it's summer, and it still seems to be true that only academia
uses Lisp (and academia really knows how to take a summer off).
I thought that ECLMs 2005 and 2006 showed pretty convincintly that
Europeans use Lisp in industry. Also goes along with the summer off thing.
- Re: What is the best way to process this list
... *new* abstractions, preferring instead to pun mainly on cons cells. ... This is not representative of the Lisp culture that I think of myself ... "academic" (with apologies to people who are in academia but clearly ... The practical camp uses Lisp as practical programming language, ...
- Re: Do academics really love Lisp? I doubt!
... In academia, though, you can write your projects in Lisp if you want ... was written partly when Graham had an academic position. ...
- Re: Lisp
... Just out of curiosity, is it actually used outside of academia? ... I was about to reapply the "sick puppy" title, ... For all I know there is a community of well puppies using Lisp. ...
- Re: Languages to Learn
... There's a saying in academia that all languages are merging towards ... to start with a subset of the features of lisp. ... language, ...
- Re: What kind of Lisp should I learn if I want to start programing with Lisp?
... Common Lisp is mostly used in the it industry. ... Scheme lisp is mostly academia. ... Personally, i recommend emacs lisp, because it is most practical. ...