[plt-scheme] How best to use PLaneT?

From: Matt Jadud (jadudm at gmail.com)
Date: Fri Oct 10 14:06:31 EDT 2008

On Fri, Oct 10, 2008 at 11:50 AM, Noel Welsh <noelwelsh at gmail.com> wrote:
> All this is crazy talk.  What you should do it live on the svn trunk
> and update packages as required.  Of course it helps if
> 1) You're livin' the dream -- that is, spending most days programming
> in PLT Scheme
> 2) Maintaining most of the packages you use

As much as I appreciate the wisdom Robby shared, and Jacob's
experience as the primary author of PLaneT, I think Noel has it right.

However, he forgot:

3) There is no three! Profit!


Many thanks, all. I sorta knew this too, but I surprised myself today
by watching my script break in the way described. It was just sloppy
practice, and I certainly was not attempting to pin things on PLaneT.
Hearing what some other people here do was useful.


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