[plt-scheme] Re: I/O therefore no local

From: wooks (wookiz at hotmail.com)
Date: Mon Mar 1 14:36:43 EST 2010

On Mar 1, 6:53 pm, Stephen Bloch <bl... at adelphi.edu> wrote:
> On Mar 1, 2010, at 12:57 PM, wooks wrote:
> > The design recipe is language agnostic, take that and you really need
> > the supporting environment and the language to be effective.
> The design recipe in HtDP, Picturing Programs, etc. is indeed language agnostic, but it's optimized for functional programming.  It can be applied to functional programming in almost any language with minimal tweaking; applying it to imperative programming takes more extensive surgery.

The design recipe is not used in teaching the imperative part of the
course - in fact that is being taught by someone else.

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