[racket-dev] Blame and re-provided bindings

From: Matthias Felleisen (matthias at ccs.neu.edu)
Date: Sat Jan 15 13:32:06 EST 2011

On Jan 15, 2011, at 1:25 PM, Robby Findler wrote:

>> 1. My personal preference is to ask programmers to re-provide identifiers with explicit contracts that are ideally stated and specified in a separate 'contracts.rkt' file per collects/project basis. I.e., the current world is my preference.
> Writing programs like this means that what I'm talking about won't
> really have an effect either way.

Yes, I am proposing a design guideline that neutralizes the problem and for my current coding project I am following just this guideline. It's really great. 

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Then again, a guideline is a guideline. Which is where your value comes in :-) 

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