[racket-dev] Again with the language dialog

From: Matthias Felleisen (matthias at ccs.neu.edu)
Date: Wed Nov 7 09:49:45 EST 2012


On Nov 7, 2012, at 8:30 AM, Robby Findler wrote:

> I don't think so.
> Neither of you appear to have commit c02797b12160651762a769414de06dcca8ba635e.
> That version switches you to the "The Racket Language" when you click
> on one of the examples.
> On Wed, Nov 7, 2012 at 7:08 AM, Matthias Felleisen <matthias at ccs.neu.edu> wrote:
>> In the most recent version (I think), you can simulate Stephen's complaint like this:
>> -- switch to BSL, make sure buffer is empty
>> -- cmd L
>> -- click on a #lang line
>> -- when the dialog comes up, say yes to adding the #lang line
>> Now you're in an inconsistent state. Just run the buffer.
>> On Nov 6, 2012, at 11:02 PM, Robby Findler wrote:
>>> I think you missed a revision to the dialog. The currently pushed
>>> version switches you to the "The Racket Language" when you click on
>>> one of the examples.
>>> Robby
>>> On Tue, Nov 6, 2012 at 9:59 PM, Stephen Bloch <bloch at adelphi.edu> wrote:
>>>> Clicking on #lang racket brings up a friendly dialog box saying "you're really supposed to edit the buffer directly...  That said, would you like me to add #lang racket to the definitions window?"  Sounds good so far... but if I say "yes" to accept this reasonable offer, it leaves me in an illegal state: in a student language with a #lang line.  If we're going to add a #lang line, we should also switch to "The Racket Language" at the same time.
>>>> Stephen Bloch
>>>> sbloch at adelphi.edu
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