Kawa is both a full-featured Scheme implementation, and a compiler toolkit for implementing other programming languages. It currently compiles the Scheme functional language to Java bytecodes. Included in Kawa is qexo, a partial implementation of XQuery in Java.
DocumentationOnline documentation available at https://gnu.org/software/kawa/Reference-Documentation.html
The (quite incomplete) Kawa tutorial can be useful to get stated.
This is a GNU package:kawa
released on 3 December 2014
|License||Verified by||Verified on||Notes|
|X11||Andrew Engelbrecht||24 August 2012|
not for the JEmacs and BRL features
|GPLv2orlater||Andrew Engelbrecht||24 August 2012|
JEmacs (optional feature)
|GPL with exception||Andrew Engelbrecht||24 August 2012|
BRL has no restrictions on copying unless changes are made, in which case it is under the GPL. The BRL feature isn't enabled by default.
Leaders and contributors
Resources and communication
|Users, Developers||Mailing List||http://sourceware.org/ml/kawa/|
|Developer||VCS Repository Webview||http://sourceware.org/viewvc/kawa/|
|Bug reports||Bug Tracking||https://savannah.gnu.org/bugs/?group=kawa|
This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 30 November 2013.