[plt-scheme] 202.2

From: Eli Barzilay (eli at barzilay.org)
Date: Wed Sep 11 14:23:40 EDT 2002

On Sep 11, Paul Steckler wrote:
> > Just a wild idea: what if for *every* bad application, instead of
> > throwing an exception, some special-application parameter would be
> > consulted first allowing it to pull out a function?
> Cute, but I think the behavior would be surprising to many programmers.

Well, not if the default doesn't do anything -- at least not more
surprising than the possibility of overriding #%app and relatives...

          ((lambda (x) (x x)) (lambda (x) (x x)))          Eli Barzilay:
                  http://www.barzilay.org/                 Maze is Life!

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