Why is tcl broken?
marcoxa at copernico.parades.rm.cnr.it
Tue Jun 29 06:03:33 EDT 1999
Nope. *best* is the Common Lisp Macro system, with Scheme/Dylan syntax
stuff a second best. The notion of 'upvar' in Tcl makes my head
spin. :) Finally, AFAIU, a Tcl "macro" must run as an interpreter of
the spec. A Common Lisp (Scheme) macro is compiled into regular code
by read-time expansion.
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