Stackless/microthreads merge news

Courageous jkraska1 at
Sat May 6 19:16:08 CEST 2000

> I don't think I will have any success with convincing you not to do
> this, but PLEASE consider doing something other than working on Java,
> especially Sun's Java.  Java-the-language is really just dumb (no
> function pointers, no macros, no closures ...) and java-the-platform
> is so non-functional it's a wonder anyone uses it at all.

The Kiev variant of Java has function pointers, closures, variatic
argument support, and more (albeit no macros). The function pointer
notation is messy, however.


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