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You might want to change the name from Arc to something else. Arc is the name of a lisp dialect written by Paul Graham, and is the language Hacker News is written in. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Arc_%28programming_language%29

It's a good name and shouldn't be changed. They're different enough things to be discriminable via context. Also, there's Automatic Reference Counting and people who don't care about proper casing ("Ios"). Lastly, if the matter gets out of hand, it's regrippable by adding the author's name in front of Arc: Paul's Arc, Grun's Arc, Noah's Arc.


Has anything else significant been written in Arc? @pg talked about the language for a long time before its release, but it seems to have stagnated since then.


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