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Declarative and Minimalistic Computing

From tinyscheme to tr7

how to loose time for glory
D.minimalistic
José Bollo
<p>I'm going to present a scheme R7RS compliant interpreter only named "TR7", a far successor of tinyscheme, meant to be included in other programs for scripting.</p>
As I was searching a tiny scripting language for some project, I found tinyscheme. It is really venerable but old. So I searched for a modern replacement in the existing one, browsing the very long list at http://community.schemewiki.org/?scheme-faq-standards#implementations. And you what? I have not found one matching my criteria: r7rs compatible, only C, light, easy to add in C programs. So I started to modify tiny-scheme to fit my requirement. Before work, at noon rest, late in the evening, ... A long effort still not achieved. I'd like to get a short time slot to present it.

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