[racket-dev] racket vs. scheme vs. clojure (as it appears to others)

From: Joe Marshall (jmarshall at alum.mit.edu)
Date: Fri Apr 29 13:05:25 EDT 2011

On Fri, Apr 29, 2011 at 8:38 AM, Matthias Felleisen
<matthias at ccs.neu.edu> wrote:
> 2. Could you point me to a criteria that classify Racket as a 'fringe' language
> and Clojure as a non-fringe language?

This is no criterion, but it is suggestive:

But to be fair, popularity is a terrible metric:

This page shows the relative popularity of `DrScheme' to `Racket'.

It appears that `Racket' has only recently overtaken `DrScheme' in
what people search for.


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