Subject: Re: What should S-expression based languages be called?  (was: Re: Why  is Scheme not a Lisp?)
From: Erik Naggum <>
Date: Fri, 15 Mar 2002 02:13:16 GMT
Newsgroups: comp.lang.lisp
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* Martti Halminen
| Another S-exp -style language would be one of the internal
| representations in the gcc compiler.

  The good old WAIS sources appeared to be using Common Lisp syntax using a
  format like (:source {<keyword> <value>}*).

  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.