PLT DrScheme: Programming Environment Manual

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Released June 2006

    1  About

    2  Interface Essentials
        2.1  Buttons
        2.2  The Editor
        2.3  The Interactions Window
        2.4  Tabbed Editing
        2.5  Errors
        2.6  Languages
        2.7  Executables
        2.8  Printed Results
            2.8.1  Constructor-style Output
            2.8.2  Quasiquote-style Output
        2.9  Input and Output
        2.10  XML
        2.11  Test Cases

    3  Interface Reference
        3.1  Menus
            3.1.1  File
            3.1.2  Edit
            3.1.3  View
            3.1.4  Language
            3.1.5  Scheme
            3.1.6  Special
            3.1.7  Windows
            3.1.8  Help
        3.2  Preferences
        3.3  Keyboard Shortcuts
            3.3.1  Moving Around
            3.3.2  Editing Operations
            3.3.3  File Operations
            3.3.4  Searching
            3.3.5  Miscellaneous
            3.3.6  Interactions
            3.3.7  Defining Custom Shortcuts
        3.4  DrScheme Files
            3.4.1  Program Files
            3.4.2  Backup and Autosave Files
            3.4.3  Preference Files

    4  Extending DrScheme
        4.1  Teachpacks
        4.2  Tools
        4.3  Environment Variables

    5  Frequently Asked Questions
        5.1  Supported Operating Systems and Installation
        5.2  Using DrScheme
        5.3  Memory and Performance
        5.4  Troubleshooting


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Thanks to Ian Barland, Eli Barzilay, Gann Bierner, Richard Cobbe, Moy Easwaran, Kathi Fisler, Cormac Flanagan, Sebastian Good, Kathy Gray, Bruce Hauman, Mark Krentel, Mario Latendresse, Scott Owens, Jamie Raymond, Paul Schlie, Dorai Sitaram, Mike Sperber, Francisco Solsona, Neil W. Van Dyke, Anton van Straaten, Stephanie Weirich, Noel Welsh, and Adam Wick for contributions of prototypes, libraries, testing, and criticism of PLT documentation.

Thanks to ChongKai Zhu, Ian Barland, Biep Durieux, Tim Hanson, Chihiro Kuraya, Philippe Meunier, Jens Axel Søgaard, Francisco Solsona, Mike Sperber, Reini Urban, and Paolo Zoppetti for their help translating DrScheme's GUI to other languages.

This manual was typeset using LATEX, SLaTeX, and tex2page. Some typesetting macros were originally taken from Julian Smart's Reference Manual for wxWindows 1.60: a portable C++ GUI toolkit.

This manual was typeset on Sunday, June 18th, 2006.

Last modified: Sunday, June 18th, 2006 6:31:13pm