[plt-dev] Release Announcement for v4.2.3

From: Eli Barzilay (eli at barzilay.org)
Date: Sat Nov 21 23:16:34 EST 2009

Candidate release announcement items below.
* added support for changing toolbar buttons based on the #lang line,
  use that for #lang scribble/base

* 2htdp/universe stuff

* Several new kinds of promises

* added `path-up' to scheme/require

* syntax/parse extensions (~var, ~literal, ~and, ~not, etc)

* Adding check-member-of and check-range

* change _pointer to mean a reference to non-GCed memory; add _gcpointer

* New `scheme/vector' library.

* scheme/unsafe/ops? (wasn't mentioned last time)

* Add `in-port', `port->list', `file->list'.

* upgrade Boehm GC to v7.1

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