[racket] Racket is ranked into a programming languages statistic

From: Nevo (sakur.deagod at gmail.com)
Date: Mon Dec 13 02:13:14 EST 2010

It seems being 13 pages questions overall tagged for Racket, in
Stackoverflow.  Not bad!  Racket will become more and more popular as it is
evolved to a comfortable and easy to use programming language. Thanks!

- nevo

On 13 December 2010 13:44, Eli Barzilay <eli at barzilay.org> wrote:

> 20 minutes ago, Nevo wrote:
> > Just FYI, although I knew the result was collected from quite limited
> > sources.
> >
> >
> http://www.itnewswire.info/2010/12/ranking-programming-languages-by-size-of-community-and-number-of-projects.html?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+ItNewsWire+%28IT+News+Wire%29
> Very limited, but unsurprising that they get a correlation.  Github
> uses file suffixes to determine language, so *.scm and *.ss are all
> counted towards scheme -- *.rkt files are still very new.  On
> stackoverflow, there were practically no "racket" tags, and one night
> I made a scan of "plt-scheme" and "drscheme" and added "racket" -- but
> my guess is that scheme is popular there due to student questions
> which are almost always on racket (for example, people ask about a
> "#<void>" value etc).
> --
>          ((lambda (x) (x x)) (lambda (x) (x x)))          Eli Barzilay:
>                    http://barzilay.org/                   Maze is Life!
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