The alms package

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Alms is an experimental, general-purpose programming language that supports practical affine types. To offer the expressiveness of Girard’s linear logic while keeping the type system light and convenient, Alms uses expressive kinds that minimize notation while maximizing polymorphism between affine and unlimited types. A key feature of Alms is the ability to introduce abstract affine types via ML-style signature ascription. In Alms, an interface can impose stiffer resource usage restrictions than the principal usage restrictions of its implementation. This form of sealing allows the type system to naturally and directly express a variety of resource management protocols from special-purpose type systems.


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Versions0.4.9, 0.4.9.1, 0.4.10, 0.4.11, 0.4.12, 0.5.0, 0.6.0, 0.6.1, 0.6.2, 0.6.3, 0.6.5
Dependenciesarray (>=0.3), base (==4.*), containers (>=0.1), directory (>=1.0), filepath (>=1.1), haskell98, HUnit (>=1.2), mtl (>=1.1), network (>=2.2), parsec (==2.*), pretty (>=1), QuickCheck (>=2), random (>=1), syb (>=0.1), template-haskell (>=2.0)
LicenseBSD3
Copyright2010, Jesse A. Tov
AuthorJesse A. Tov <tov@ccs.neu.edu>
Maintainertov@ccs.neu.edu
Stabilityexperimental
CategoryCompilers/Interpreters
Home pagehttp://www.ccs.neu.edu/~tov/pubs/alms
Executablesalms
Upload dateTue Jul 20 23:04:35 UTC 2010
Uploaded byJesseTov
Downloads1077 total (87 in last 30 days)

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