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Re: [Scheme-reports] Proposal to add fexprs

2013/11/18 John Cowan <cowan@x>

> This was all good fun, and easy enough to do in a pure functional
> dialect of Scheme (mutation really bungs up the kind of aggressive
> constant propagation and inlining I was doing), but would be hard to
> scale to a Scheme with mutation!

Well, you could limit mutation to run time only.  See Conall
Elliot's wonderful post "The C language is purely functional" at

Matt Might proposes 3D-syntax:


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