Reia (programming language)

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Reia
Paradigm(s) multi-paradigm: concurrent, object-oriented, imperative, functional, declarative
Appeared in 2008
Typing discipline dynamic, strong
Influenced by Erlang, Ruby, Python
License MIT
Website http://reia-lang.org/

Reia is a general-purpose concurrent object-oriented programming language for the Erlang virtual machine.

Reia supports multiple programming paradigms including imperative, functional, declarative, object oriented, and concurrent. It uses the actor model for concurrency in a manner that works alongside its object system. It uses pattern matching as the primary operation by which it selects branches to take and binds variables. It also has a dynamic type system and automatic memory management; it is therefore similar in varying respects to Erlang, Ruby, and Python. The project was discontinued in 2011.

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