Python Operating System???
Fri Jan 7 21:54:26 EST 2005
Arich Chanachai <macrocosm at fastmail.fm> writes:
> >But I thought Python was an all-purpose language. After all, OS's
> >have been written in Lisp before too.
> Pure Lisp? Or a Lisp/C/Asm combo? Lisp has a compiled flavor by the way.
Compiled flavor? Lisp has been compiled since the 1950's.
No, there was no C code on Lisp machines. There was some low-level
code at the bottom whose capabilities were such that you could
accurately call it asm, but it was Lisp too, just a very restricted
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