[r6rs-discuss] compilation and portability
jmarshall at alum.mit.edu
Thu Jun 21 15:13:57 EDT 2007
On 6/21/07, Thomas Lord <lord at emf.net> wrote:
> Joe Marshall wrote:
> > 3) There are few interesting problems (research-worthy problems) in
> > this domain, just a hell of a lot of scutwork.
> I think there are still interesting areas for research
> if you define the problem to be "Write a platform-neutral
> framework for GUI applications in Scheme," which
> was clearly not your charter in the project we're discussing.
I should have been more clear. By `research-worthy' I didn't
mean `worth researching because of the benefit to the community
in terms of code', but rather the more academic `worth researching
because you can get papers published in journals'.
This is, of course, what you'd expect from a research group
at a college, and what you'd demand if you had ponied up the
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