[Oberon] In Spirit of Oberon
Douglas G. Danforth
danforth at greenwoodfarm.com
Sun May 11 06:07:17 CEST 2014
On 5/10/2014 8:59 AM, volkert at nivoba.de wrote:
> 1) What does "In Spirit Of Oberon" mean for you?
Make it as simple as possible but not simpler.
> 2) What are the essential characteristics of "Oberon" (PL, OS) for you?
Module, nothing exported unless you say so, automatic 'header files'
(symbol files), fast compiler, small disk footprint,
stability (at least for BlackBox/Component Pascal), low cost ($0).
> 3) Why is "Oberon" important for you?
Algol based, which fits with my experience: Alogol60, SAIL (Stanford AI
Language), MAINSAIL (Machine Independent SAIL).
50 years of experience with Algol type languages.
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