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Re: Slot allocations

From: Per Bothner
Subject: Re: Slot allocations
Date: Sat, 16 Apr 2011 17:16:10 -0700
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On 04/16/2011 04:59 PM, Per Bothner wrote:
If we only get one slot, the choice is harder. Clearly "Kawa - Full
is a more visible and important project in that it could enable a
complete and
compatible implementation of Scheme, and there are a number of people
who would be
really happy to have continuations. On the other hand, Simon (Full
has been fairly quiet, while Charles (REPL improvements and pretty
has been very proactive: He's already submitting decent patches, asking
good questions
on the Kawa mailing list, and contributing in a positive manner. My
would be to reward that energy and enthusiasm. Jamison - what do you think?

Though to be fair: Simon ("Kawa - Full Continuations") has been studying
the literature, and the topic of implementing Full Continuations) is one that
involves more studying, researching, and planning, as opposed to incremental
small improvements, as Charles ("REPL improvements and pretty printing")
has been (so far) been focusing on.
        --Per Bothner

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