[Maxima] Maxima and Ubuntu packages?

Robert Dodier robert.dodier at gmail.com
Thu Dec 10 13:52:17 CST 2009


On Thu, Dec 10, 2009 at 10:50 AM, Stavros Macrakis
<macrakis at alum.mit.edu> wrote:

> The main blocking issue as I remember it for ECL was that (some kinds of)
> infinite recursion cause segfaults.  That would also "reflect poorly on
> Maxima itself"....

ECL made some changes (some time ago) to handle stack overflow more cleanly.

Maybe you can pose some stack overflow examples and
we'll compare how different varieties of Lisp handle them.

FWIW

Robert Dodier



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