[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

Re: problems with rationale & design

This page is part of the web mail archives of SRFI 55 from before July 7th, 2015. The new archives for SRFI 55 contain all messages, not just those from before July 7th, 2015.

>>>>> "Taylor" == campbell  <campbell@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> writes:

Taylor> There seems to be two parts to the rationale:

Taylor>   - SRFI 7 isn't incremental or linear, so it's not designed to work
Taylor>     interactively.

Taylor> I have several problems with this.  To the first part, I really don't
Taylor> see any need for standardizing interactive features. 

I don't even see why SRFI 7 couldn't be interactive.  It's
conceptually very similar to the module system in Scheme 48 which is
interactive despite not being incremental or linear.  (Whatever these
things are supposed to mean.)

Cheers =8-} Mike
Friede, Völkerverständigung und überhaupt blabla