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Luca Saiu used GNU epsilon for the ICFP2004 Programming Contest

Item posted by Luca Saiu <positrone> on Sun 25 Jul 2004 10:18:34 PM UTC.

In the ICFP Programming Contest you have exactly 72 hours to solve a problem and submit a solution via the Internet, using any language on any platform with a team of any size. I was alone and used epsilon.

The contest was a good test of the language, even if it's still immature.
In this sense it was a success: I submitted a perfectly correct and elegant
solution in time. I scored in the bottom half. Next year epsilon will be
more powerful, and I hope to make better.

It has been a great fun.

A writeup is available at
http://www.cli.di.unipi.it/~saiu/actual-icfp2004.html .

The ICFP Programming Contest 2004 homepage is at
http://www.cis.upenn.edu/group/proj/plclub/contest/index.php .

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blog (posted by blogspot, Thu 03 Jul 2008 06:43:58 AM UTC)


Upgraded to GPLv3 or later (posted by Luca Saiu, Thu 23 Aug 2007 10:37:10 AM UTC)

GNU epsilon is being re-licensed under the GNU General Public License version 3 or later.

The third implementation is going on, and I expect to commit a snapshot soon.


   

 

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