Commit 971c07f4 authored by Robert P. Goldman's avatar Robert P. Goldman
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Tweak to topic sentence about XCVB.

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......@@ -1091,7 +1091,7 @@ Documentation is a pain, and is still a weakness of {\ASDFii}.
\input{history}
\subsection{Related work}
\subsection{Other build tools}
\label{sec:related-works}
% \draft{
......@@ -1155,7 +1155,7 @@ to provide more declarative system specifications.
fine if we can't find a better. I couldn't find a nice short article.}
\subsection{XCVB and ytools}
\label{sec:XCVB}
% \ftor{I would put them in separate paragraphs.}
......@@ -1167,8 +1167,12 @@ On the other hand, McDermott's ytools system focuses on image maintenance,
allowing the programmer to specify dependencies for units smaller than files,
up to and including individual data structures.
XCVB, a proposed replacement for {\ASDF},
was the subject of a presentation at ILC'2009.
\paragraph{XCVB}
\label{sec:XCVB}
% squashed the "presented at ILC 2009" bit, because we don't give provenance of
% other papers/presentations.
XCVB~\cite{XCVB} is a proposed replacement for {\ASDF}.
Where {\ASDF} builds software into the current ``One True'' Lisp world
in a context-dependent way,
XCVB deterministically builds software
......@@ -1197,6 +1201,10 @@ to distinctions between host and target system
that appear in cross-compilation.
On the other hand, XCVB has the advantages of clean slate redesign on its side.
\paragraph{Yale tools}
\label{sec:ytools}
\fixme{ytools material here.}
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