October 07, 2002
Lisp Done With
The ICFP winners have been announced, and none of the lisp teams won.
I guess that means it's time for Lisp to pack it in, eh?
Posted by jjwiseman at October 07, 2002 07:08 AM
Along with Java, Perl, and C++.
"So we are back to ... C?"
Hey, it's "a fine programming tool for many applications" according to the ICFP 2002 judges.
But then, OCaml is "the programming tool of choice for discriminating hackers". Every year I look at the ICFP results, I think I ought to learn OCaml. Or perhaps I just need to become French?