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Implements C3 class linearization for TinyCLOS. For more information, see: http://www.webcom.com/~haahr/dylan/linearization-oopsla96.html and http://www.python.org/2.3/mro.html
The tinyclos egg.
When loaded, all subsequent class definitions obey C3 linearization. It's not possible to switch back to the default, once it is active.
;; by Michele Simionato (define O
;; second example (define-class F (O) ()) (define-class E (O) ()) (define-class D (O) ()) (define-class C (D F) ()) (define-class B (E D) ()) (define-class A (B C) ()) ; with CLOS: (class-cpl A) (A B E C D F object top) ; with C3: (class-cpl A) (A B E C D F object top) ; identical
;; Pedroni's example (define-class A(O) ()) (define-class B(O) ()) (define-class C(O) ()) (define-class D(O) ()) (define-class E(O) ()) (define-class K1(A B C) ()) (define-class K2(D B E) ()) (define-class K3(D A) ()) (define-class Z(K1 K2 K3) ()) ; with CLOS: (class-cpl Z) (Z K1 K2 K3 D A B E C object top) ; with C3: (class-cpl Z) (Z K1 K2 K3 D A B C E object top) ; E <-> C
- 1.002 fixed dependency on obsolete reader hack [felix]
- 1.001 Update for tinyclos 1.401 [Kon Lovett]
- 1.0 Initial release
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