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Re: [Chicken-users] Style Guide

From: Peter Bex
Subject: Re: [Chicken-users] Style Guide
Date: Sun, 4 Nov 2007 12:59:13 +0100
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On Sun, Nov 04, 2007 at 07:56:52AM -0500, William Ramsay wrote:
> All,
> Is there such a thing as a Chicken/Scheme style guide?    Not a book or
> tutorial on Scheme syntax.    I've been writing code for years and have
> used every language from Cobol to Ruby.    I think my style is an
> amalgam of all the languages I've ever used.     Is there a Scheme Way?

Yes, there is.  Most people agree on some basics written up here
For a more comprehensive and opiniated piece, see Riastradh's style guide:

"The process of preparing programs for a digital computer
 is especially attractive, not only because it can be economically
 and scientifically rewarding, but also because it can be an aesthetic
 experience much like composing poetry or music."
                                                        -- Donald Knuth

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