Chapter 2. Additional Features of Orc

2.1. First-Class Functions
2.2. The . notation
2.3. Records
2.4. Defining Sites in Orc
2.5. Datatypes
2.6. Importing Resources
2.7. Type Checking

Chapter 1 presented the essential features of the Orc programming language. Here we show a number of additional features, which are useful for programming in certain styles, making use of additional services and resources, and constructing larger programs.