Subject: Re: Why is Scheme not a Lisp? From: Erik Naggum <email@example.com> Date: Wed, 13 Mar 2002 00:23:34 GMT Newsgroups: comp.lang.lisp Message-ID: <firstname.lastname@example.org> * Erann Gat | The introduction to R5RS says, "Scheme was the first major dialect of | Lisp to [have certain distinguishing features]". So it does call itself | a "dialect of Lisp." When was this written? | Injured? No. Whatever gave you that impression? If not you, some people sure act terribly injured if you say "Scheme is not a Lisp" to them or tell them to stop saying "Scheme is a Lisp". /// -- In a fight against something, the fight has value, victory has none. In a fight for something, the fight is a loss, victory merely relief.