[E-Lang] Syntax change: reducing side-effects

Jonathan A Rees jar@mumble.net
Mon, 12 Feb 2001 23:24:48 -0500


   Date: Sun, 11 Feb 2001 14:38:47 -0800
   From: Dean Tribble <tribble@e-dean.com>

   We should change the syntax (in as painless a way as possible) so it is 
   statically apparent at name definition time whether a variable could be 
   assigned.

   Comments?
   dean 

I agree.  Scheme got this wrong.

Jonathan