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Yorick is a programming language created in 1996 by David H. Munro.

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Yorick is an interpreted programming language designed for numerics, graph plotting, and steering large scientific simulation codes. It is quite fast due to array syntax, and extensible via C or Fortran routines. It was created in 1996 by David H. Read more on Wikipedia...

Example from Riju:
write, "Hello, world!"
Example from hello-world:
#!/usr/bin/yorick -batch print, "Hello World";
Example from Wikipedia:
> x=[[1,2,3],[4,5,6]] > x [[1,2,3],[4,5,6]] > y=[[7,8],[9,10],[11,12]] > x(,+)*y(+,) [[39,54,69],[49,68,87],[59,82,105]] > x(+,)*y(,+) [[58,139],[64,154]]

Language features

Feature Supported Token Example
Strings "
"Hello world"
Print() Debugging print

Books about Yorick from ISBNdb

title authors year publisher
Yorick (programming Language) Surhone and Lambert M. and Tennoe and Mariam T. and Henssonow and Susan F.

Publications about Yorick from Semantic Scholar

title authors year citations influentialCitations
"Review of ""Coputational Semantics: An Introduction to Artificial Intelligence and Natural Language Comprhension by Eugue Charniak and Yorick Wilks, Eds."" North-Holland, Amer. Elsevier." M. Rychener 1976 5 0
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