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Principal Technical Editors:

Kent M. Pitman Harlequin, Inc. 1993-present
Symbolics, Inc. 1990-1992
Kathy Chapman Digital Equipment Corporation 1987-1989

Occasional Guest Editors:

Richard P. Gabriel Lucid, Inc.
Sandra Loosemore self

Financial Contributors to the Editing Process:

Digital Equipment Corporation
Harlequin, Ltd. and Harlequin, Inc.
Symbolics, Inc.
Apple, Inc.
Franz, Inc.
Lucid, Inc.

Special thanks to Guy L. Steele Jr. and Digital Press for producing Common Lisp: The Language, and for relaxing copyright restrictions enough to make it possible for that document's text to provide an early basis of this work.

Edit and Review History:

01-Jan-89 Pitman Draft of Chapters 5.1 (conditions).
01-May-89 Chapman Draft of 1.2–1.6.
01-May-89 Gabriel Rewrite of Chapters 1.1 and 5.1.
01-Jun-89 Loosemore Review of Chapter 4.2.
01-Jun-89 Pitman Review of Glossary
15-Jun-89 Gabriel Rewrite of Glossary
16-Jun-89 Margolin Comments on Chapters 2.1–2.4 (types, objects).
23-Jun-89 Gabriel Rewrite of 4.2.
07-Jul-89 Moon Review of Chapters 4.1, 4.3
12-Jul-89 Gabriel Revision of 4.2.
15-Jul-89 Pitman Review of Glossary
18-Jul-89 Gray Comments on 5.1
25-Jul-89 Gabriel Revision of Chapters 1.2–1.6, 2.2
26-Jul-89 Gabriel Rewrite of 5.1
26-Jul-89 Gabriel Rewrite of 4.1.
27-Jul-89 Pitman Revision of 5.1
27-Jul-89 Gabriel Revision of 5.1
28-Jul-89 Chapman Draft of 2.2, 3.2, 3.3, 5.4
28-Jul-89 Gabriel Revision of Glossary.
01-Oct-89 Margolin Review of Dictionary from Jun-89 draft.
20-Jan-91 Pitman Draft 8.81 (for X3J13 review). Document X3J13/91-101.
29-Jan-91 Waters Review of 8.81/Chapter 23 (Printer).
01-Mar-91 Moon Review of 8.81/Chapter 4 (Evaluation and Compilation).
01-Mar-91 Barrett Review of 8.81/Chapter 4 (Evaluation and Compilation).
01-Mar-91 Moon Review of 8.81/Glossary.
13-Mar-90 Wechsler Review of 8.81/Glossary.
21-Mar-91 Kerns Review of 8.81/Chapter 1.
26-Apr-91 Margolin Review of 8.81/Chapters 1–12.
15-May-91 Barrett Review of 8.81/Chapters 5 (Misc), 11 (Conditions).
04-Jun-91 Laddaga Review of 9.60/Chapter 20 (Pathnames).
10-Jun-91 Pitman Draft 9.126 (for X3J13 review). Document X3J13/91-102.
02-Sep-91 Barrett Review of 9.28/Chapter 4 (Evaluation and Compilation).
02-Sep-91 Barrett Review of 9.52/Chapter 4 (Evaluation and Compilation).
15-Sep-91 Barrett Review of 9.126/Chapter 4 (Evaluation and Compilation)
and Chapter 7 (Evaluation/Compilation).
(some comments not yet merged)
18-Sep-91 Wechsler Review of 9.126.
21-Sep-91 Barrett Review of 10.16/Chapter 7 (Evaluation/Compilation).
(some comments not yet merged)
28-Sep-91 Barrett Review of 10.95/Chapter 25 (Printer).
(some comments not yet merged)
13-Oct-91 Barrett Review (and help editing) of 10.104/Chapter 4
(Evaluation and Compilation)
15-Oct-91 Waters Review of 10.95/Chapter 25 (Printer).
24-Oct-91 Pitman Draft 10.156 (for X3J13 review). Document X3J13/91-103.
04-Nov-91 Moon Review of 10.156/Chapter 5 (Data and Control Flow)
and Chapter 26 (Glossary).
11-Nov-91 Loosemore Review of 10.156/Chapter 2 (Syntax),
Chapter 3 (Evaluation and Compilation),
Chapter 5 (Data and Control Flow), and Chapter 8 (Structures).
02-Dec-91 Barrett Review of 10.156/Chapter 4 (Types and Classes),
and Chapter 10 (Symbols).
02-Dec-91 Barrett Review of 10.156/Chapter 3 (Evaluation and Compilation),
Chapter 6 (Iteration), Chapter 9 (Conditions),
and Chapter 14 (Conses).
(some comments not yet merged)
09-Dec-91 Gabriel Review of 10.156/Chapter 1 (Introduction),
Chapter 2 (Syntax), and Chapter 3 (Evaluation and Compilation).
09-Dec-91 Ida Light review of 10.156/Chapters 1-5.
09-Dec-91 Moon Review of 10.156/Chapter 3 (Evaluation and Compilation).
(some comments not yet merged)
10-Dec-91 Loosemore Review of 10.156/Chapter 10 (Symbols),
Chapter 20 (Files), and Chapter 13 (Characters).
10-Dec-91 Loosemore Review of 10.156/Chapter 14 (Conses).
(some comments not yet merged)
10-Dec-91 Laubsch Review of 10.156/Chapters 1 (Introduction),
Chapter 2 (Syntax), Chapter 3 (Evaluation and Compilation),
Chapter 4 (Types and Classes), Chapter 5 (Data and Control Flow),
Chapter 7 (Objects), Chapter 11 (Packages),
Chapter 19 (Filenames), and Chapter 21 (Streams).
18-Dec-91 Margolin Review of 10.156/Chapter 18 (Hash Tables).
04-Jan-92 White Review of 10.156/Chapter 6 (Iteration),
Chapter 11 (Packages), Chapter 18 (Hash Tables),
and Chapter 23 (Reader).
04-Jan-92 White Review of 10.156/Chapter 26 (Glossary).
(some comments not yet merged)
04-Jan-92 Barrett Review of 10.156/Chapter 18 (Hash Tables) and Chapter 16 (Strings).
04-Jan-92 Barrett Review of 10.156/Chapter 15 (Arrays) and Chapter 21 (Streams).
(some comments not yet merged)
06-Jan-92 Loosemore Review of 10.156/Chapter 16 (Strings),
Chapter 17 (Sequences), and Chapter 25 (Environment).
06-Jan-92 Loosemore Review of 10.156/Chapter 21 (Streams) and Chapter 23 (Reader).
(some comments not yet merged)
06-Jan-92 Margolin Review of 10.156/Chapter 2 (Syntax).
07-Jan-92 Margolin Review of 10.156/Chapter 4 (Types and Classes).
03-Feb-92 Aspinall Review of 10.156/Chapter 12 (Numbers).
16-Feb-92 Pitman Draft 11.82 (for X3J13 letter ballot). Document X3J13/92-101.
16-Mar-92 Loosemore Review of 11.82/Chapter 1, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 9, 10,
11, 12, 18, 22, 23, 24, 25, and 26.
16-Feb-92 Pitman Draft 12.24 (for X3 consideration). Document X3J13/92-102.
09-Sep-92 Samson Public Review Comments (#1). Documents X3J13/92-1001 to 92-1003.
22-Oct-92 Rose, Yen Public Review Comments (#2). Documents X3J13/92-1101 to 92-1103.
23-Oct-92 Staley Public Review Comments (#3). Documents X3J13/92-1201 to 92-1204.
09-Nov-92 Barrett Public Review Comments (#4). Documents X3J13/92-3101 to 92-3110.
11-Nov-92 Moon Public Review Comments (#5). Documents X3J13/92-3201 to 92-3248.
17-Nov-92 Loosemore Public Review Comments (#6). Documents X3J13/92-1301 to 92-1335.
23-Nov-92 Margolin Public Review Comments (#7). Documents X3J13/92-1401 to 92-1419.
23-Nov-92 Withington Public Review Comments (#8a). Documents X3J13/92-1501 to 92-1512.

23-Nov-92 Feinberg Public Review Comments (#8b). Documents X3J13/92-1601 to 92-1603.
23-Nov-92 Wechsler Public Review Comments (#8c). Documents X3J13/92-1701 to 92-1703.
23-Nov-92 Moore Public Review Comments (#9). Documents X3J13/92-1801 to 92-1802.
23-Nov-92 Flanagan Public Review Comments (#10). Documents X3J13/92-1901 to 92-1910.
23-Nov-92 Dalton Public Review Comments (#11). Documents X3J13/92-2001 to 92-2012.
23-Nov-92 Gallagher Public Review Comments (#12). Documents X3J13/92-2101 to 92-2103.
23-Nov-92 Norvig Public Review Comments (#13). Documents X3J13/92-2201 to 92-2208.
24-Nov-92 Robertson Public Review Comments (#14). Document X3J13/92-2301.
23-Nov-92 Kawabe Public Review Comments (#15). Documents X3J13/92-2401 to 92-2403.
23-Nov-92 Barrett Public Review Comments (#16). Documents X3J13/92-2511 to X3J13/92-2531.
23-Nov-92 Wertheimer Public Review Comments (#17). Document X3J13/92-2601.
24-Nov-92 Pitman Public Review Comments (#18). Documents X3J13/92-2701 to 92-2742.
24-Nov-92 Mato Mira Public Review Comments (#19). Documents X3J13/92-2801 to 92-2805.
24-Nov-92 Philpot Public Review Comments (#20). Document X3J13/92-2901.
23-Nov-92 Cerys Public Review Comments (#21). Document X3J13/92-3001.
30-Aug-93 Pitman Draft 13.65 (for X3J13 consideration). Document X3J13/93-101.
04-Oct-93 X3J13 Minor fixes to Draft 13.65 before sending to X3.
05-Oct-93 Pitman Draft 14.10 (for X3 consideration). Document X3J13/93-102.
08-Nov-93 Dalton “reply to reply to pr comments”. Document X3J13/94-311.
04-Apr-94 Boyer,
Moore Public Review Comments (#1). Document X3J13/94-305.
05-Apr-94 Pitman Public Review Comments (#2). Document X3J13/94-306.
14-Mar-94 Schulenburg Public Review Comments (#3). Document X3J13/94-307.
04-Apr-94 Shepard Late commentary. Document X3J13/94-309.
05-May-94 X3J13 Editorial-only changes to Draft 14.10 in response to comments.
10-May-94 Pitman Draft 15.17R (for X3 consideration). Document X3J13/94-101R.

The following lists of information are almost certainly incomplete, but it was felt that it was better to risk publishing incomplete information than to fail to acknowledge important contributions by the many people and organizations who have contributed to this effort.

Mention here of any individual or organization does not imply endorsement of this document by that individual or organization.

Ad Hoc Group Chairs:

Charter Ennis, Susan P.
Cleanup Masinter, Larry
Fahlman, Scott
Compiler Haflich, Steve
Loosemore, Sandra
Conditions Pitman, Kent M.
Editorial Chapman, Kathy
Graphics & Windows Douglas Rand
Iteration White, JonL
Lisp1/Lisp2 Gabriel, Richard P.
Macros Haflich, Steve
Pitman, Kent M.
Objects Bobrow, Daniel G.
Presentation of Standard Brown, Gary
Pretty Printer Waters, Richard C.
Public Review Ida, Masayuki
Types & Declarations Scherlis, William
Validation Berman, Richard
Balzer, Bob

Major Administrative Contributions:

Steele, Guy L., Jr. Eiron, Hanoch
Zubkoff, Jan L. Haflich, Steve
Gabriel, Richard P. Ida, Masayuki
Masinter, Larry Loeffler, David D.
Loosemore, Sandra Tyson, Mabry
Pitman, Kent M. Whittemore, Susan
Barrett, Kim Woodyatt, Anne

Major Technical Contributions:

Loosemore, Sandra
Bobrow, Daniel G. Margolin, Barry
Daniels, Andy Moon, David A.
DeMichiel, Linda G. Pitman, Kent M.
Dussud, Patrick H. Perdue, Crispin
Gabriel, Richard P. Steele, Guy L., Jr.
Ida, Masayuki Waters, Richard C.
Kiczales, Gregor White, JonL

Participating Companies and Organizations:

AI Architects Loosemore, Sandra
Amoco Production Co. Lucid, Inc.
Aoyama Gakuin University MCC
Apple Computer MIT
Barrett, Kim MITRE Corporation
Boeing Advanced Technology Center MSC
Carnegie-Mellon University NASA Ames Research Center
Chestnut Software Nihon Symbolics
Computer Sciences National Bureau of Standards
CONTEL Prime Computer
Digital Equipment Corporation Siemens
Evans & Sutherland Southern Illinois University
Encore Sperry
Franz, Inc. SRI
Gigamos Sun Microsystems
GMD Symbolics
Gold Hill Tektronix
Greenblatt, Richard Texas Instruments
Grumman Data Systems Corporation Thinking Machines Corporation
Harlequin, Ltd. Unisys
Hewlett-Packard University of Bath
Honeywell University of Edinburgh
IBM University of Utah
Integrated Inference Machines US Army
International LISP Associates USC/ISI
Johnson Controls Xerox

Individual Participants:

Arbaugh, Bill Hornig, Charles Philipp, Christopher
Balzer, Bob Ida, Masayuki Pierson, Dan
Barrett, Kim Keene, Sonya Pitman, Kent M.
Bartley, David Keller, Shaun Raghavan, B.
Beckerle, Mike Kempf, James Rand, Douglas
Beiser, Paul Kerns, Robert W. Rininger, Jeff
Benson, Eric Kiczales, Gregor Rosenking, Jeff
Berman, Richard Kolb, Dieter Scherlis, William
Bobrow, Daniel G. Koschmann, Timothy Shiota, Eiji
Boelk, Mary Kosinski, Paul Sizer, Andy
Brittain, Skona Larson, Aaron Slater, David
Brown, Gary Latto, Andy Sodan, Angela
Chailloux, Jerome Laubsch, Joachim Soley, Richard
Chapman, Kathy Layer, Kevin St. Clair, Bill
Clinger, Will Linden, Thom Stanhope, Philip
Coffee, Peter C. Loeffler, David D. Steele, Guy L., Jr.
Cugini, John Loosemore, Sandra Tucker, Paul
Curtis, Pavel Magataca, Mituhiro Turba, Thomas
Dabrowski, Christopher Margolin, Barry Unietis, Dave
Daessler, Klaus Masinter, Larry van Roggen, Walter
Dalton, Jeff Mathis, Robert van Roggen, Walter
Daniels, Andy Matthews, Dave Waldrum, Ellen
DeMichiel, Linda G. McCarthy, John Waters, Richard C.
Duggan, Jerry Mikelsons, Martin Wechsler, Allan
Dussud, Patrick H. Moon, David A. Wegman, Mark
Ennis, Susan P. Moore, Timothy Weinreb, Daniel
Fahlman, Scott Nicoud, Stephen White, JonL
Gabriel, Richard P. Nilsson, Jarl Wieland, Alexis
Giansiracusa, Bob O'Dell, Jim Withington, P. Tucker
Gray, David Ohlander, Ron Wright, Whitman
Greenblatt, Richard Padget, Julian York, Bill
Hadden, George D. Palter, Gary Zacharias, Gail
Haflich, Steve Peck, Jeff Zubkoff, Jan L.
Harris, Richard M. Pellegrino, Bob