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+This is a simple and easy to use Actor system in Common Lisp. There is no guarantee on its robustness!
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+****** Set-Up ************
+1. Requires Bordeaux threads. http://common-lisp.net/project/bordeaux-threads/ 2. Just load actors.lisp and start using it.
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+****** Usage ************
+An small manual can be found at :
+http://www.cs.rpi.edu/~govinn/actors.pdf
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+1. Creating an actor class or template
+ (defactor Actor-Class
+ (state)
+ (message-vars)
+ behavior)
+
+2. Creating an actor instance
+ (setq my-actor (Actor-Class (:state-var_1 value_1 ...
+ :state-var_n value_n)))
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+3. Sending a message
+ (send my-actor message_args)

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