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In the REPL, you can type

scheme@(guile-user)> (help car)

and get help about a procedure called "car"

BUT if you wrap the 'car' in quotation marks, like this

scheme@(guile-user)> (help "car")

You get documentation about 3 different procedures that have the fragment "car" in their name

Could you find any hint of this experience in the manual ?

I never did

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“Smart Kids Eventually Grow Up” by Valerie Valdes.

candleinsunshine.com/musings/s

A bit about how we became reliant on praise as children which eventually sabotaged us. I’m not sure I’m 100% with this but I think there is good to be found here.

Thank you @zigg

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GNOME Foundation funding in 2020 supported a full-time GTK Developer and hackfests. As a result, we’ve made enormous advancements in our GTK development including a new accessibility interface for GTK 4, to ensure that more people can use GNOME applications, including those with disabilities.
#supportopensource #fundraising

between yesterday night and today in the morning, I explored the usage of lazy programming in Guile

I tried to read a very (?) large file

both eagerly and lazily

I am preparing another of my divulgative videos composing an anthology of use cases that you can cover in Guile scheme

hCaptcha, as a Privacy Respecting Alternative to Google reCAPTCHA, Is Now the Largest Independent CAPTCHA Service, Runs on 15% Of The Internet - See hcaptcha.com/post/hcaptcha-now

#technology #privacy #bots #spammers #hCaptcha

al margine, quale potrebbe essere un tag adatto per questa domanda ?

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mi interessa perché m identifico nel protagonista

Un uomo della mia età (grossomodo), che deve trovare di nuovo il gusto di vivere

Ora: è, secondo voi, un libro dignitoso ?

O è una presa per il culo, una moda letteraria che dura quanto un prurito di culo ?

Un romanzo d'appendice fatto per essere consumato ?

A voi che ve ne pare ?

Mi sono innamorato dell'irresistibile sussiego fronscese dell'autore ?

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amici italofoni, abbisogno di un consiglio intimistico su una lettura

Mi è parso interessante il libro recensito in questa intervista su radioradicale, "Credere Al Meraviglioso"

radioradicale.it/scheda/544242

Hey Guilers/Schemers ! 👋

Have you played with the character-set data type ? Why ? In which project ?

#gnu #guile #scheme

mi suggerite qualcosa di bello/interessante da guardare su rai play ?

Sono appena riuscito a iscrivermi 👀

can I extract a rss feed from a youtube channel ?

I took a walk on the promenade, today

The footage doesn't express properly the wonder but I love it anyway

peertube.social/videos/watch/d

Does anyone know a freelance documentation writer, ideally familiar with GNOME and the GNOME documentation tooling, who may be available for a short project refreshing the end-user documentation for Endless OS, contributing to the GNOME documentation in the process? Give me a shout if so!

When you call yourself “free and open source” and you’re a raging surveillance capitalist.

Hey, FOSS Post, you’re a bit shit, aren’t you, darling?

#SurveillanceCapitalism

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