ANNOUNCE
author wenzelm
Wed May 28 23:33:15 2008 +0200 (2008-05-28)
changeset 27007 c1960cad5017
parent 27005 739d239ba514
child 27010 4856b752a57c
permissions -rw-r--r--
added some notable improvements;
     1 Subject: Announcing Isabelle2008
     2 To: isabelle-users@cl.cam.ac.uk
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     4 Isabelle2008 is now available.
     5 
     6 This release consolidates Isabelle2007, see the NEWS file in the
     7 distribution for more details.  Some notable improvements are:
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     9 * New version of HOL 'primrec' with local theory support.
    10 
    11 * New local theory targets for class instantiation and unrestricted
    12 overloading.
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    14 * Support for dynamic lists of named theorems.
    15 
    16 * Significant speedup of Metis prover, with proper support for
    17 multithreading.
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    19 * Simple TTY interface with command-line editing.
    20 
    21 * Improved support for the Cygwin platform (Windows).
    22 
    23 * Support for Poly/ML 5.2 with improved handling of multithreading and
    24 external processes.
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    26 
    27 You may get Isabelle2008 from the following mirror sites:
    28 
    29   Cambridge (UK)       http://www.cl.cam.ac.uk/Research/HVG/Isabelle/
    30   Munich (Germany)     http://isabelle.in.tum.de/
    31   Sydney (Australia)   http://mirror.cse.unsw.edu.au/pub/isabelle/