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comparison of LISP and C implementations of a knowledge based system.

Patricia M. Allen

comparison of LISP and C implementations of a knowledge based system.

by Patricia M. Allen

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Published in Bradford .
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M.Sc. dissertation. Typescript. Restricted access for 3 years ie. until Jan. 1990.

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@article{osti_, title = {Comparison of LISP and MUMPS as implementation languages for knowledge-based systems}, author = {Curtis, A.C.}, abstractNote = {Major components of knowledge-based systems are summarized, along with the programming language features generally useful in their implementation.

LISP and MUMPS are briefly described and compared as vehicles for building knowledge. Knowledge Based Sytem: Model, Application &– There are various versions of Lisp available namely KLISP and C Language Integrated Production System (CLIPS and markup open sources based tools like Artificial Intelligence Markup Language (AIML) and Project D (developed in AIML and open source) can also be used to.

North-Holland Microprocessing and Microprogramming 26 () / Lists Processing for Artificial Intelligence Applications K.S. Leung, K.H. Lee and S.M. Cheang Department of Computer Science, The Chinese University of Hong Kong Lisp is one of the most common programming languages for expert systems by: 1.

that had to interface LISP and C++ (LISP:intelligence, c++:simulator). The end statistics was that we spent more than 50% of labor hour on LISP-C++ interface and close to 70% of code was written to transoform data structure back and fourth between the 2 languages on multiple platforms.

Project was a success, after we re-implemented the design (yes. If you're choosing between Lisp and C++ based solely on performance, then you may be suffering from a case of micro-optimization, and you should also keep away from Haskell, C#, and *certainly.

CLISP is just one implementation of Common Lisp. It's a very good implementation, and it does have some support for being embedded in other (C-based) programs, but that's not its focus and it's GPLed, which may or may not be a deal-breaker for you. You might be interested in checking out ECL.

This implementation is specifically designed to be. A system in Common Lisp is a collection of serveral things: Some code. A description of how to load that code. A list of other systems this system depends on, which need to be loaded prior to loading this one.

Some metadata like author, license, version, homepage, etc. The Common Lisp language itself has no knowledge of systems.

Daniel Weinreb has a current (as of February ) survey of Common Lisp implementations that is more detailed than the chart above. All Free Software Common Lisp implementations (some of these may not be actively developed): ABCL - Armed Bear Common Lisp (aka ABCL) is a Common Lisp implementation that runs on a Java Virtual Machine; ABCL was released on Ap Knowledge-based Systems is an international and interdisciplinary journal in the field of artificial intelligence.

The journal will publish original, innovative and creative research results in the field, and is designed to focus on research in knowledge-based and other artificial intelligence techniques-based systems with the following objectives and capabilities: to support human prediction.

fiction books lisp book recommendation-system recommendation lisp-dialect lisp-variant fiction-book expert-system clips This is a rule-based logic system that uses forward- and backward-chaining algorithms to do two things: 1.) learn new rules and variable values based on those previously learned by the system, and 2.) explain its reasoning.

In bit, the first OCaml implementation is both the shortest and the fastest of all the implementations. C++ is only slightly slower but has 47% more non-whitespace bytes. The Java is just as verbose as the C++ but 19% slower.

Lisp is slightly more concise but (without type declarations and inlining) is x slower than Java. Lisp doesn't need to be slow at all. You're thinking of the old 70's Lisp, which was usually interpreted and ran slowly.

Today's Lisp implementations can also be compiled in addition interpreted, which results in a big performance boost (lagging only slightly behind C, but faster then Java).

Programs in the repository include XREF (portable cross referencing tool for Lisp, similar to the Symbolics Who-Calls and the Xerox MasterScope programs), Brad Miller's initializations package for Allegro CLDEFSYSTEM (portable system definition facility, a "Make" for Lisp), a portable implementation of the X3J13 June specification.

The various Common Lisp implementations have slightly different support for the Meta-Object Protocol. The Closer project aims to provide the missing features. Common Lisp Object System – Influences from older Lisp-based object systems. Flavors (and its successor New Flavors) was the object system on the MIT Lisp Machine.

Common Lisp favors Lisp solutions. Where in Ruby the basic regexp engine is written in C, in Common Lisp you would write it in Lisp. So Lisp usually is not a thin layer on top of a C based engine, but a whole system on top of a Lisp engine.

So you have to learn Lisp to do stuff that you usually might want to do in C. Here’s a basic breakdown depending on your goals. If you: * want to write cross-platform commercial code and have the resources to pay for licenses - (either LispWorks or Franz Allegro) (full disclosure — I used to work for Harlequin and contribut.

Lisp (historically LISP) is a family of programming languages with a long history and a distinctive, fully parenthesized prefix notation. Originally specified inLisp is the second-oldest high-level programming language in widespread use today.

Only Fortran is older, by one year. Lisp has changed since its early days, and many dialects have existed over its history. Lisp macros are very different to C macros. They are a way to transform lisp code. Macros will be used in Lisp code. During a macroexpansion phase, the Lisp expression will be passed to the macro function.

This macro function can do arbitrary computation at macroexpansion time. The result of this call has to be again Lisp code.

That point, that the LISP implementation is free to compile something down to machine code, rather than relying on an interpreter, is subtle and quite useful. The book "Let Over Lambda" points out this is precisely why the portable Common LISP regexp package, that clones PERL regexp syntax, outperforms PERL by a significant factor.

Q1 Q2 Documentation CLOS – the Common Lisp Cookbook (extensive rewrite) Advanced Use of Lisp’s FORMAT Function () Book: Luger/Stubblefield, ; AI Algorithms, Data Structures, and Idioms in Prolog, Lisp, and Java (PDF) GitHub - DalekBaldwin/on-lisp: A modernized and annotated code companion to Paul Graham’s “On Lisp” SLY User Manual.

The hidden features of the system are even more impressive. It is part of an expert system network with a distributed knowledge base that will grow to about installations in every Telephone Shop throughout Germany.

Each of them can be updated individually overnight via Teletex to present special offers or to adapt the selection process to the.Eoops (Emacs OOP System) implements a Smalltalklike language in GNU Emacs-Lisp (Lewis 90). Eoops is a simple but efficient compiler for a class-based, single inheritance, object-oriented.The book assumes no prior knowledge of Lisp or AI and is a suitable textbook for students in Cognitive Science, Computer Science and other disciplines taking courses in Lisp or AI programming as well as being invaluable for professional programmers who are learning Lisp for developing AI applications.