why did MIT drop scheme for python in intro to computing?

Joel J. Adamson jadamson at partners.org
Tue Oct 9 15:26:02 CEST 2007


gnuist006 at hotmail.com writes:

> On Oct 8, 1:23 pm, b... at cs.berkeley.edu (Brian Harvey) wrote:
>> "Kjetil S. Matheussen" <k.s.matheus... at notam02.no> writes:

[...]

>
> Does scheme have a gui library?

Scheme is not a language, it's a standard for implementation.  How
much implementors choose to implement is entirely up to them.

PLT Scheme, a particular implementation of Scheme, does have graphics
and GUI libraries.

Joel

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