The Gambit-C system conforms to the R4RS and IEEE Scheme standards. The full numeric tower is implemented, including: infinite precision integers (bignums), rationals, inexact reals (floating point numbers), and complex numbers.
What's new in this version:
Beta release 9 of Gambit-C 4.0 is now available. This is still beta software so some functionality may be buggy. Nevertheless, the system passes Gambit's standard test suite on Mac OS X, Linux/386, and Microsoft Windows. The main reason for this beta release is to allow people to experiment with the new features of version 4.0 and to give feedback.
You should untar the files in /usr/local (thus creating the Gambit-C installation directory /usr/local/Gambit-C). The bin subdire... See all new features »