tb@becket.net wrote:


Albertina Lourenci <lourenci@lsi.usp.br> writes:

> Of course not only does he explain nothing about car, cdr, cons etc  and
> worse introduce lots of expressions and commands I have never heard of!!!
> For example can someone explain to me how can I understand the following
> closure to make a new database?

I guess he just expects you have already studied the language
somewhat.  My suggestion is to get a copy of SICP, which can show you
a fair bit about the Scheme dialect of Lisp.  Others here would be
better placed to recommend resources in Smalltalk.

Chapter 2 Common Lisp from Paul Graham explains everything!!!
To me, that make-dbms function is a trivial one, very easy to
understand at a mere glance.

Sure it is a trivial one! But to understand it I had to look for Common Lisp

book and here it is:
Paul Graham thinks about everything!
And I would recommend reading other papers that tune with my needs:
Special thanks!
Good night!

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