[racket-dev] Fwd: [racket] Are There More String Functions?

From: Matthias Felleisen (matthias at ccs.neu.edu)
Date: Tue Apr 17 17:29:14 EDT 2012

I saw no response to this question and no commit that includes the cross-link. Anything? 

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> From: Asumu Takikawa <asumu at ccs.neu.edu>
> Subject: Re: [racket] Are There More String Functions?
> Date: April 12, 2012 5:47:26 PM EDT
> To: Cristian Esquivias <cristian.esquivias at gmail.com>
> Cc: users at racket-lang.org
> On 2012-04-12 10:43:15 -0700, Cristian Esquivias wrote:
>> As a slight aside, is this module mentioned anywhere in the Racket
>> Guide or Racket Reference? I tried to RTFM as much as possible but
>> didn't see this module mentioned anywhere in the string pages. Should
>> this module be mentioned for others like me?
> I think that's an interesting point and has been brought up before on
> this list: what's the official stance on SRFIs? On the documentation
> page they are near the bottom in "Miscellaneous libraries".
> If their use is encouraged, maybe doc pages should have a pointer in the
> margin similar to how reference entries point to guide entries. For
> example, the string section in the reference could point to SRFI-13.
> Cheers,
> Asumu
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