Scheming: The journey through functional programming, language design, insobriety and bad jokes
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Scheming: The journey through functional programming, language design, insobriety and bad jokes

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This is a story of a middle-aged programmer that started with writing some code in Lisp, then quickly escalated to writing my own Lisp, and only went downhill from there.

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Ivan Appel
Ivan Appel

I'm thirty five, I'm an engineer, I run marathons and I like small furry animals.

Table of Contents

    • Chapter 1, where the story begins
    • Chapter 2, where I parse Lisp code
    • Chapter 3, where I evaluate
    • Chapter 4, where I finally write some code in Scheme
    • Chapter 5, where I reinvent the wheel and then collect garbage
    • Chapter 6, where things become objective
    • Chapter 7, where I do some typing and some pairing
    • Chapter 8, where I reinvent one more wheel

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