Category: shen

Shen infix notation

Published on Wednesday, March 20th, 2013 in shen, programming

Here’s an implementation of infix notation for Shen; it’s effectively Dijkstra’s shunting-yard algorithm.
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Typed lazy lists

Published on Monday, December 5th, 2011 in shen, programming

Today I’m going to visit two topics that I’ve not covered yet: lazy evaluation and types. Personally, the type system is the hardest thing to get my head around and I hope to write a lot more on the subject.
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At the Court of the Nasqueron Dwellers

Published on Saturday, November 26th, 2011 in shen, programming

More Shen macros today. In the previous post I promised an explanation for why we don’t have/need quasiquote, unquote and unquote-splicing in Shen.
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Alien algebra

Published on Wednesday, November 23rd, 2011 in shen, programming

In this post I’m going to concentrate on Shen macros; some familiarity with basic Shen and Common Lisp macros is assumed.
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