[R6RS] Case-sensitivity

Michael Sperber sperber at informatik.uni-tuebingen.de
Mon Feb 20 02:21:42 EST 2006

William D Clinger <will at ccs.neu.edu> writes:

> I wrote:
>> Sorry, Matthew, but that is incorrect.  I do not know
>> where the majority opinion falls on case sensitivity.
> Then I remembered the straw poll we took at the Scheme
> workshop in September 2004.  The vote was 22-3 in favor
> of case-sensitivity.  I think we can list that as the
> rationale for case-sensitivity.

We could, but I'd like to note that I'm not sure the crowd at the
workshop was very representative.  Just the PLT crowd by itself could
probably have swayed the vote.

Cheers =8-} Mike
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