Newton1. (Named after Isaac Newton (1642-1727)). Rapin et al, Swiss Federal Inst Tech, Lausanne 1981. General purpose expression language, syntactically ALGOL-like, with object-oriented and functional features and a rich set of primitives for concurrency. Used for undergraduate teaching at Lausanne (EPFL). Versions: Newton 2.6 for VAX/VMS and Newton 1.2 for DEC-Alpha/OSF-1. E-mail: J. Hulaas <[email protected]>. ftp://ellc4.epfl.ch /pub/languages/Newton. ["Procedural Objects in Newton", Ch. Rapin, SIGPLAN Notices 24(9) (Sep 1989)]. ["The Newton Language", Ch. Rapin et al, SIGPLAN Notices 16(8):31-40 (Aug 1981)]. ["Programming in Newton", Wuetrich and Menu, EPFL 1982]. 2. Apple Newton.
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