Now Graham, you know I never once claimed it was hard to learn.
On Fri, Oct 30, 2009 at 7:55 PM, Patrick Horgan <address@hidden> wrote:
Don't feel bad. I have a Masters in Computer Science and I don't understand
Scheme at all in spite of having an AI class that used Scheme about a
million years ago.
Yes, don't feel bad. Despite speaking, reading, and writing a
language (English) for over 20 years, I can't understand a single
sentence of Turkish.
Scheme is not hard to learn if you want to learn it. If you make no
attempt to learn it, then you obviously won't understand it! We have
contributers writing scheme who haven't taken a single CS class, let
alone getting a degree in the subject. I have no problem with Jiri's
initial request for help, but don't claim that scheme is hard to