[REBOL] Re: Does the REBOL book clarify REBOL semantics?
From: g:santilli:tiscalinet:it at: 23-Nov-2000 13:01
> Thanks for the notions of "mutable" and "immutable". I shall
> be having a look at the relevant parts of the manual and
> considering these in light of what you and Andrew Martin
> have said so far.
> Q. Are these notions in Scheme and are there parallels?
> Q. If yes, is there a close mapping between the use of the
> terms in the two languages?
I think Ladislav is the one who should answer you here. :-)
Indeed, those terms are not officially used in REBOL.
> If yes then if I look up these terms in Scheme I can get
> more info.
Perhaps. But always try to approach REBOL with a free mind;
concepts from other languages (even languages like Scheme that's
so close to REBOL) tend to make confusion when applied to REBOL.
The simplest way is the REBOL way.
Gabriele Santilli <[giesse--writeme--com]> - Amigan - REBOL programmer
Amiga Group Italia sez. L'Aquila -- http://www.amyresource.it/AGI/