[racket-dev] Caching rendered icons

From: Jay McCarthy (jay.mccarthy at gmail.com)
Date: Thu Jan 12 17:20:22 EST 2012

On Thu, Jan 12, 2012 at 2:38 PM, Neil Toronto <neil.toronto at gmail.com> wrote:
>> I think that it was on the r6rs list that during some macro-related
>> flame I posted something about invoking a C compiler as part of a
>> macro expansion, and someone replied that it sounded crazy.  (I think
>> that the argument was that macros should really only do simple
>> `syntax-rules'-like things.)
> My mad-scientist advisor has actually done this. (I'm going to keep a tally
> of the number of times I write that.) I used it once to make building an FFI
> easier. What was it called... "Super C"? Not terribly portable, but very
> cool.


I use it every year teaching PLAI so I can give little C examples.


Jay McCarthy <jay at cs.byu.edu>
Assistant Professor / Brigham Young University

"The glory of God is Intelligence" - D&C 93

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