[racket] Racket & Netbook

From: Paul Ojanen (engineer at alum.mit.edu)
Date: Wed Jun 30 14:33:59 EDT 2010

Are there plans for a DrRacket client for Android?  I wouldn't be surprised
if netbooks start coming with Android.  (Lenovo hybrid netbook/tablet et al)

Dual-core 1.5GHz smartphones (and netbooks?) seems to be on the horizon.

I await the day when my smartphone will dock like my laptop and become my


> -----Original Message-----
> From: users-bounces at racket-lang.org [mailto:users-bounces at racket-lang.org]
> On Behalf Of Carl Eastlund
> Sent: Wednesday, June 30, 2010 12:32 PM
> To: Racket Users
> Subject: [racket] Racket & Netbook
> I killed my laptop recently -- spilled a glass of milk right on the
> keyboard -- and I need a cheap replacement for when I'm travelling.
> This will not be my primary development machine.  The only absolute
> need I have from it is to be able to run Slideshow presentations,
> though being able to meaningfully develop in Racket (i.e. running
> "raco setup" in a somewhat reasonable amount of time) would be a big
> plus too.  I am thinking some kind of netbook, probably running Linux.
>  Does anyone out there know what kind would be suitable?  I have not
> looked at low-end portable computers in some time, so I don't know
> what kind of performance to expect, what brands are reliable, etc.
> Thanks for any pointers!
> Carl Eastlund
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