[plt-scheme] Ideas for PLaneT

From: Matthias Felleisen (matthias at ccs.neu.edu)
Date: Mon Jan 16 19:40:38 EST 2006


We plan to go a step further some time later: add contracted interfaces 
to the modules in each Planet package and provide open access to the 
faults that the module has experienced.

What would authors think of that?

-- Matthias

On Jan 16, 2006, at 7:27 PM, Jens Axel Søgaard wrote:

> A few ideas for PLaneT:
>   i) Send a monthly mail to this list with all packages
>      added in the last 3 months
>  ii) Keep download statistics
> iii) Add the source of the packages to the svn repository
> ad i)
>   This gives people a chance to be reminded of new packages.
>   (BTW - How many subscribe to the planet-announce list compared
>   to this one?)
> ad ii)
>   Users can easily find interesting stuff.
>   Authors like feedback - is the package actually used by anyone.
> ad iii)
>   Actually I just want to browse the source of PLaneT packages,
>   and be able to post links to source files and examples
>   embedded inside packages. Adding them to the svn is just one
>   way to make them browsable.
> -- 
> Jens Axel Søgaard
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