[gambit-list] Several questions about gambit

Chris Müller ruunsmail at gmail.com
Wed Jan 23 04:52:20 EST 2013

Am 18.01.2013 00:39, schrieb Taylor Venable:
> On Wed, Jan 16, 2013 at 6:46 AM, Mikael <mikael.rcv at gmail.com> wrote:
>> More generally, this kind of thing would be done with a formatting
>> library. I believe it remains for one tuned for Gambit yet to come into
>> existence - there's a SchemeFmt library, something like this, out there
>> that's cross-scheme, perhaps it could be adapted. Someone on the ML by the
>> name Tanya I believe got it running on Gambit.
> For what it's worth, Alex Shinn's fmt library [1] requires only slight
> modification to make up for missing string functions; also you can use the
> reference implementation of SRFI-48 [2] verbatim.
> [1] http://synthcode.com/scheme/fmt/
> [2] http://srfi.schemers.org/srfi-48/srfi-48.html
SRFI-48 provides exactly the function i'm looking for. Like printf, 
fprintf for scheme.

Also thanks for your hints patching gambit. Though it's possible i would 
prefer a simple library. Would be only my last option to add a modification
for standard api calls :)

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