[racket-dev] displayln appears to write to console from where drracket was launched

From: Sam Tobin-Hochstadt (samth at ccs.neu.edu)
Date: Thu Oct 20 09:25:33 EDT 2011

I've certainly wanted this in the past.  Ryan came up with some tricks that
made it easier, but I think a separate REPL that basically ran
(begin-for-syntax (print e)) would be a very nice addition.

I'm also with Eli in thinking that this should be separate from online check
syntax, unless we make the whole repl use the results of online check

sam th
On Oct 20, 2011 9:17 AM, "Matthias Felleisen" <matthias at ccs.neu.edu> wrote:

> On Oct 20, 2011, at 8:21 AM, Robby Findler wrote:
> > I also believe that we don't support these programs well as it is.
> I didn't program with closures until I experienced them in Scheme 84 in
> 1984.
> Perhaps people haven't programmed in syntax REPLs because there aren't any.
> But then again, perhaps people see no need. I do start seeing a need and I
> am surprised why we haven't thought of this before. Or someone has and I
> can't
> recall -- Matthias
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