[plt-scheme] Prereqs for robotic programming

From: Matthias Felleisen (matthias at ccs.neu.edu)
Date: Tue Feb 17 11:32:09 EST 2009

On Feb 17, 2009, at 10:22 AM, hendrik at topoi.pooq.com wrote:

> Authors aren't called "novel designers".

The analogy is perfect, you just failed to use the wrong words.

We often say that "an author __writes novels__" in order to
distinguish it from "my son wrote an essay for his high school
class." Indeed, you can also hear/read "X authored another

Subtle distinctions, for the trained ear, trying not to
emphasize the differences

-- Matthias

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