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[REBOL] Re: rule based engine?

From: maarten:koopmans:surfnet:nl at: 24-Dec-2002 22:48

> >>I remember discussing this on the list before with Robbert, but has >>anyone ever looked into a rule-based engine for Rebol? >> >> > >Hi, yep it's still on my agenda and the topic is moving upwards the >priority list. I want to add such an engine to my RFM. I remember >someone (Gregg?) having done some state-machine stuff. > >What I want to start with is the Rete algorithm. It uses some graph >based datastructure. The graph stuff is already done for RFM. > >What kind of rules are you thinking about? Robert >
I want to look into a policy engine (authorization) which is goal-directed, hence backtracking. Looks like we're going differnt ways :( The hard thing seems to do it the Rebol way, utilizing all dynamic code features with a minimal evaluator. --Maarten