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[Guile-commits] GNU Guile branch, master, updated. release_1-9-11-266-g8

From: Andy Wingo
Subject: [Guile-commits] GNU Guile branch, master, updated. release_1-9-11-266-g8996d00
Date: Tue, 17 Aug 2010 15:45:55 +0000

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commit 8996d00ee482e6d5fdea623f5fd4d32dd7da7638
Author: Andy Wingo <address@hidden>
Date:   Tue Aug 17 08:48:49 2010 -0700

    update scsh doc
    * doc/ref/scsh.texi (The Scheme shell (scsh)): Remove broken link to, and add note about bitrotting.


Summary of changes:
 doc/ref/scsh.texi |   21 ++++++++++-----------
 1 files changed, 10 insertions(+), 11 deletions(-)

diff --git a/doc/ref/scsh.texi b/doc/ref/scsh.texi
index 073bb7f..b4ddcba 100644
--- a/doc/ref/scsh.texi
+++ b/doc/ref/scsh.texi
@@ -1,6 +1,6 @@
 @c -*-texinfo-*-
 @c This is part of the GNU Guile Reference Manual.
address@hidden Copyright (C)  1996, 1997, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004
address@hidden Copyright (C)  1996, 1997, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2010
 @c   Free Software Foundation, Inc.
 @c See the file guile.texi for copying conditions.
@@ -9,17 +9,16 @@
 @cindex SCSH
 @cindex Scheme Shell
-An incomplete port of the Scheme shell (scsh) is available for Guile
-as a separate package.  The current status of guile-scsh can be found at
+An incomplete port of the Scheme shell (scsh) was once available for
+Guile as a separate package.  However this code has bitrotten
+somewhat.  The pieces are available in Guile's legacy CVS repository,
+which may be browsed at
 For information about scsh see
-The closest emulation of scsh can be obtained by running:
-(load-from-path "scsh/init")
address@hidden lisp
-See the USAGE file supplied with guile-scsh for more details.
+This bitrotting is a bit of a shame, as there is a good deal of
+well-written Scheme code in scsh.  Adopting this code and porting it to
+current Guile should be an educational experience, in addition to
+providing something of value to Guile folks.

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