[plt-scheme] Call for Participation: Writing Typed Scheme wrappermodules

From: Sam TH (samth at ccs.neu.edu)
Date: Tue Feb 24 16:48:21 EST 2009

`scheme/math' is probably the simplest.  Can I put you down for that one?

sam th

On Tue, Feb 24, 2009 at 4:28 PM, Jos Koot <jos.koot at telefonica.net> wrote:
> I would be happy to attribute something to PLT Scheme, as PLT has given so
> much to me. However, before promising anything, give me time to study and
> select a topic I can handle. I am cautious, because some time ago I
> volunteered to scribble documentation and was not able to fulfill my promise
> (I still feel ashamed, I am not much of a scribbler) May be you have a
> suggestion what module would be a task I could look into before deciding I
> can handle the task.
> Jos
> ----- Original Message ----- From: "Sam TH" <samth at ccs.neu.edu>
> To: "PLT-Scheme" <plt-scheme at list.cs.brown.edu>
> Sent: Tuesday, February 24, 2009 10:05 PM
> Subject: [plt-scheme] Call for Participation: Writing Typed Scheme
> wrappermodules
>> Typed Scheme is a language for writing PLT Scheme programs that are
>> statically checked for type errors.  Right now, Typed Scheme handles a
>> large portion of the PLT Scheme language.  However, to use Typed
>> Scheme effectively, we need libraries that work with it.  For this
>> task, we're looking for help.
>> We'd like volunteers for writing wrapper modules that adapt untyped
>> libraries to Typed Scheme. This task is very easy for the smallest
>> libraries, but can be much more complicated for larger, complex
>> libraries.
>> There's a preliminary guide for conversion at:
>> http://www.ccs.neu.edu/home/samth/adapt/
>> which also has a list of modules to adapt, and their current status:
>> http://www.ccs.neu.edu/home/samth/adapt/Current_Status.html
>> Further discussion should be on plt-dev at list.cs.brown.edu , and
>> questions or comments can be sent directly to me.
>> We hope to continue making Typed Scheme into a useful tool for PLT
>> Scheme programmers.
>> Thanks,
>> Sam, Stevie, and Matthias
>> samth at ccs.neu.edu
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sam th
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