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Epsilon
Component programs �  +
Computer languages C  +
Documentation note User manual included and available from http://www.gnu.org/software/epsilon/manual/index.html
Full description 'GNU epsilon' is a purely-functional stron'GNU epsilon' is a purely-functional strongly-typed omega-order language, moving towards Lisp in that it allows dynamic management of source code at runtime. It is oriented to ease of development and readability. The static scoping rule and the type checkings at compile-time should make the language "safe". <br /> Its features include:<br /> * static scoping * first-class functions * Hindley-Milner type system with type inference * modules * synonym, concrete and abstract types, with polymorphism * a scanner generator * a purely functional I/O system, inspired by Haskell * can generate C code, Scheme code, and bytecode for a virual machine The package currently includes a compiler, interpreter, runtime system, and garbage collector. Planned or not yet finished: parser generator, classes, an extensive library, optimizer, partial evaluator, pretty-printer, an Emacs mode, parellel implementation for SMPs and clusters, interoperability with other languages via CORBA.perability with other languages via CORBA.
GNU package identifier epsilon  +
Homepage URL http://www.gnu.org/software/epsilon/  +
Interface command-line  +
Is GNU true  +
Keywords compiler  + , development  + , source code  + , Lisp  + , interpreter  + , scheme  + , runtime  + , Programming Language  + , garbage collection  + , typed  + , omega-order  + , static scoping  +
Last review by Janet Casey +
Last review date 26 May 2005  +
License GPLv2orlater +
License verified by Janet Casey  +
License verified date 18 June 2003  +
Name Epsilon  +
Real name Luca Saiu  +
Resource URL http://savannah.gnu.org/cvs/?group=epsilon  + , mailto:bug-epsilon@gnu.org  + , mailto:help-epsilon@gnu.org  +
Resource audience Developer  + , Bug Tracking  + , Support  +
Resource kind VCS Repository Webview  + , E-mail  +
Revisionid 22,271  +
Revisiontimestamp 12 September 2014 16:31:53  +
Revisionuser User:Mtjm +
Role Maintainer  +
Short description Strongly-typed omega-order programming language  +
Software-development programming-language  +
Submitted by Database conversion +
Submitted date 1 April 2011  +
Use software-development  +
User level none  +
VCS checkout command :pserver:anoncvs@subversions.gnu.org:/cvsroot/epsilon  +
Version comment NO_VERSION_DATA
Version date 1 January 1970  +
Version download http://savannah.gnu.org/projects/epsilon  +
Version identifier NO_VERSION_DATA  +
Version status stable  +
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Modification dateThis property is a special property in this wiki. 12 April 2011 14:30:24  +
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EmailThis property is a special property in this wiki. positrone@freemail.it  +
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