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MIT/GNU Scheme
MIT/GNU Scheme programming language

Mit-scheme is an implementation of the Scheme programming language, providing an interpreter, compiler, source-code debugger, integrated Emacs-like editor, and a large runtime library. MIT/GNU Scheme is best suited to programming large applications with a rapid development cycle.


Related Projects

  • Scheme 48
  • SISC
  • Chicken
  • Bigloo
  • Bobot++
  • Racket
  • Guile
  • Kawa


LicenseVerified byVerified onNotes
License:GPLv2orlaterJanet Casey31 January 2001

Leaders and contributors

Chris Hanson Maintainer

Resources and communication

AudienceResource typeURI
Savannah (Ref)
DeveloperVCS Repository Webview
Debian (Ref)

Software prerequisites

Required to buildautoconf
Weak prerequisiteX11R6
Weak prerequisitelibmhash
Weak prerequisitegdbm
Weak prerequisitelibncurses
Required to buildm4
Weak prerequisitetexinfo

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 19 February 2018.


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