Scripting languages

Until I unpack my notes and completely rewrite this page, read Jean-Claude Wippler's "Scripting - the fourth generation".
[VERY rough draft.]
What are they?
[Give reference to Ousterhout papers.] Enjoy SWIG's eclecticism.
Modern times: Refer to writings on VBScript and JavaScript. PerlScript for Perl, and OpTcl, Andrew Friedl's Tcl75.Ocx, and Ioi Lam's tocx (fully interoperable) for Tcl. Ioi Lam and Jacob Levy, now both employees of SunScript, are two Tcl engineers with a continuing interest in ActiveX.

SunWorld article on big three.

Cameron Laird's personal notes on scripting languages/