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Meaning of SYMMETRIC LISP

 
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A parallel lisp in which environments are first-class objects. It is implemented in common lisp.

["Parallelism, Persistence and Meta-Cleanliness in the Symmetric Lisp Processor", D. Gelernter et al, SIGPLAN Notices 22(7):274-282 (July 1987)].

["A Programming Language Supporting First-Class Parallel Environments", S. Jagannathan, MIT-LCS/TR 434, 1989].

E-mail: Suresh Jagannathan <suresh@research.nj.nec.com>.

 

 

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