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From Peter Karman <pe...@peknet.com>
Subject Re: [lucy-dev] Dummy bindings for language XYZ
Date Fri, 03 Jun 2011 02:04:13 GMT
Marvin Humphrey wrote on 6/2/11 6:32 PM:
> Greets,
> 
> I think we should consider adding a directory at the top level of Lucy trunk
> which would house the bindings for a dummy programming language called "XYZ".
> 
>     trunk/xyz/
> 

hate to bikeshed here, but xyz is low on the grok-ability scale. How about
example-lang or something more obvious.

otherwise +1

> 
> To make things easy, XYZ would actually be GCC-flavored C99 on Unix, and the
> build system would be GMake.  Portability is hard and requires a certain
> amount of indirection and verbosity; I think we should keep our XYZ
> portability ambitions in check for the sake of easy digestion.

+1 to this


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