[plt-dev] Racket web page

From: Carl Eastlund (cce at ccs.neu.edu)
Date: Tue May 25 17:04:30 EDT 2010

On Tue, May 25, 2010 at 4:51 PM, Jon Rafkind <rafkind at cs.utah.edu> wrote:
> Since all the code is extremely public can I make a strong request that
> variable names not be single letter characters? Some short word would be
> preferable.
> I'm willing to fix all the code (assuming its in svn/git somewhere) if no
> one feels like updating the examples.

With 7 lines and about 40-some characters per line, it's really hard
to write code that reads like a novel.  Short variable names are a
tool of the trade.  Heck, the little blurb that the "?" link opens has
more room to explain what the variables are for than the code itself


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