[plt-scheme] here-string

From: David J. Neu (djneu at att.net)
Date: Mon Mar 8 15:21:24 EST 2004


Many thanks for the help, but unfortunately both running in mzscheme
and keeping program files as text are important, so, I'm looking
forward to v300.


On Mon, Mar 08, 2004 at 01:24:46PM -0500, John Clements wrote:
> On Mar 7, 2004, at 8:35 AM, Matthew Flatt wrote:
> >  For list-related administrative tasks:
> >  http://list.cs.brown.edu/mailman/listinfo/plt-scheme
> >
> >At Sat, 6 Mar 2004 10:48:32 -0500, "David J. Neu" wrote:
> >>I was wondering if something similar to scsh's line-delimited
> >>here-strings exists in mzscheme?
> >
> >On multiple occasions, I nearly added them to MzScheme (but each time I
> >started to add here-strings, I found a better solution to my immediate
> >problem).
> >
> >I'll add them for v300. I don't have any good suggestions, meanwhile.
> I'm guessing this would be easy to implement as a new "literal-string" 
> box/mred-snip.  This would not be helpful if it's important to run in 
> mzscheme, or if it's important to keep program files as text.
> FWIW, I believe this behavior could be added as a "tool" without 
> modifying DrScheme's source code.
> john

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