John P . Looney stated the following on Thu, Oct 28, 1999 at 02:46:22PM +0100 :
> Check this out.
>> Into umb-scheme, type:
>> (define (factorial number)(if (= number 0) 1 (* number (factorial (- number 1)))))
>> (factorial 5500)
>> How easy would it be to write a tcl, C or C++ function to get the
> factorial of 5500 ? Scheme rocks!
int factorial( int x )
return ( x == 1 ): 1 ? (factorial( x - 1 ) * x);
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