newLISP® v.10.4.0 Stable Release rev 2012-2-14

This stable release features a rewritten message queue interface for multiprocessing and an extension of the foreign function import API. This release also fixes bugs and makes efficiency inprovements.

Additions and changes

Bug fixes

Compatibility with previous versions

Previous versions using spawn together with message functions send and receive should now include the true flag in spawn calls to enable communications channel between parent and child processes. spawn should specify the optional true flag to enable send and receive messaging with spawned child processes. The GMT offset and day-of-the-year values are reported differently. In all other areas, this version if fully compatible with the previous stable release version 10.3.3.