Hi,

In message "[ruby-talk:21495] SV:  Re: SV:  Re: Ruby/objects book in style of The Little Lisper"
    on 01/09/22, "Mikkel Damsgaard" <mikkel_damsgaard / mailme.dk> writes:

|Btw, why isn't it proper tail recursive? Matz?

Historical reason.  The current crumsy implementation bothers.  Shugo
Maeda once implemented it (using tricky way).  And the future version
(codenamed Rite) will have it.

							matz.