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Dylan development tools from the Gwydion Dylan Team

Dylan is an advanced, object-oriented, dynamic language which supports the rapid development of programs. It is based on Scheme, but with a block-style syntax similar to Pascal. It includes a Dylan-to-C compiler.


User and programmer introduction and reference in HTML at


version 2.4.0 (stable)
released on 1 November 2004

free user and developer from

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LicenseVerified byVerified onNotes
License:BSD AdClauseJanet Casey31 January 2001

Leaders and contributors

Functional Objects Contributor
Inc. Contributor

Resources and communication

AudienceResource typeURI
Debian (Ref)

Software prerequisites

Required to buildGNU make
Required to buildGCC 2.95 or newer

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 20 February 2018.


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