"Berger, Daniel" <Daniel.Berger / qwest.com> wrote in message news:<8FE83020B9E1A248A182A9B0A7B76E7358B3D9 / itomae2km07.AD.QINTRA.COM>...
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: Fu Limin [mailto:fu.limin.tao / gmail.com] 
> > Sent: Tuesday, April 26, 2005 9:45 AM
> > To: ruby-talk ML
> > Subject: ANN: A new scripting language Tao 0.9.0 beta released!
> > 
> > 
> > Dear all,
> > 
> > I am glad to announce in this forum that the lastest version 
> > of a new scripting language Tao has come out. Welcome to try it out!
> 
> Interesting.  Sorta looks like a cross between C++ and Perl, though less
> verbose.  Reminds me a bit of Groovy.

In some sense, yes, in some aspects Tao is similar some other
languages,
In fact, I try to integrate nice features from other languages I know.

> 
> Does Tao support native or green threads?  I didn't see a mention of it.

Currently no. I will start to implement supporting for native thread
using pthread
after Tao reach version 1.0. Before that I will only try to improve
the language itself.

Regards,

Limin