[plt-scheme] re: case-sensitive reader by default

From: ifconfig (nslookupifconfig at hotmail.com)
Date: Wed Apr 28 18:46:33 EDT 2004

ian barland with love said on Wednesday, April 28, 2004 11:29 PM:
> <SNIP>
> Separately, about experienced users:
> Given that the string library functions are case-sensitive, 
> and you have to explicitly add "-ci" to get the insensitive versions,
> that seems to suggest a bias towards a case-sensitive world
> (at least among library designers(.

That doesn't necessarily suggest a bias. In most case-insensitive languages
(e.g. VB), String operations are still case sensitive.


Yours truly,




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