Subject: Re: What should S-expression based languages be called?  (was: Re: Why is Scheme not a Lisp?)
From: Erik Naggum <>
Date: Wed, 13 Mar 2002 21:06:46 GMT
Newsgroups: comp.lang.lisp
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* Erann Gat
| So I have another question directed to those who say Scheme is not a
| Lisp: is the concept of "programming language with S-expression-based
| syntax" not important enough to deserve its own less verbose term?  If it
| is, what should that term be if not "Lisp"?

  How hard is it to say "Lisp family"?

  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.