E language

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E is an object-capability programming language and platform for writing distributed, secure, and robust software.

E is described by two draft books:

  • Robust Composition: Towards a Unified Approach to Access Control and Concurrency Control
    • MarkM's dissertation. Explains the rationale, philosophy, and goals of E and related systems.
  • E in a Walnut
    • Marc Stiegler's draft tutorial book on the E programming language.

E's grammar is similiar to other C languages but its semantics have more in common with various lisps.

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