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1 point by sacado 4066 days ago | link | parent

How was it perceived at xpday ? Did people seem to like Arc's ideas ?


2 points by conanite 4065 days ago | link

Various languages were represented in the audience. Generally, python and erlang users were less impressed; but users of java and other blubs found a new way in which their language was inadequate :)

Some were concerned about unreadability, and others dismissed arc as impractical, but overall I think people seemed to appreciate the power macros can bring to a language, and how hopeless the situation is for java et al, given their heteroiconicity.

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1 point by sacado 4063 days ago | link

OK, thanks :)

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