scheme

Oct
17

Deductive Databases, COOL!

Everyone knows about the XML type databases that are out there right now. Sure they're cool. Everyone knows about the
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Aug
25

Syntax Brain Twister

I gave this brain twister at the Scheme Workshop 2010, but I think it's a neat thing so I'll give
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Aug
03

Libarchive

If you have ever wanted to process zip files or isos, you've probably seen programs like the libiso9660 library. There
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Jul
31

Handling errno in foreign code

If you are writing and interfacing with foreign libraries in Chez Scheme, it's often rather important that you can get
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Jul
30

Computer Science Curricula

Those of you who know me and also know that I am a Computer Scientist often ask me, "What programming
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Jul
18

Bytevectors and Foreign Code

Sometimes when working with bytevectors in Chez Scheme, you want to treat that bytevector as a foreign allocated block of
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Apr
29

Observation on Programming Languages and IDEs

There are some programming languages that have very extensive IDEs. And there are some languages that do not. I don't
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Feb
09

Quantz

In case some of you have not noticed, I really like the game Quantz [http://gamerizon.com/games/quantz/]. It's
Jan
09

Goscher 0.4.2 Released

So, I've released another version of my Goscher gopher server! This one runs standalone (it does not require identd), and
Dec
28

Arctic Repository 1.2

I am very pleased to announce the immediate availability of the Arctic Repository version 1.2. This version brings a
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