[plt-scheme] Re: MzScheme: extending vs. embedding to build a text editor

From: Peter Michaux (petermichaux at gmail.com)
Date: Tue Jul 15 22:40:07 EDT 2008

On Tue, Jul 15, 2008 at 2:25 PM, frubblebubble at googlemail.com
<frubblebubble at googlemail.com> wrote:
> On Jul 14, 1:57 am, "Peter Michaux" <petermich... at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Suppose I wanted to build a text editor like emacs where the use is
>> able to extend the editor using MzScheme (rather than emacs-lisp.)
> Suppose you actually would take crack at building a decent text editor
> with plt scheme, i'd be in for collaborating.

Very interesting. I'm just learning both Scheme and PLT now. I don't
really have a real application to write in Scheme so I thought maybe
writing an editor would be a good application. It also seems like a
silly thing to do, though. All those character sets to worry about :-S


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