Scheme Language Steering Committee Report to the Community
March 7, 2006
Since the last report of the Steering Committee, a number of important
changes have taken place.
First, Marc Feeley and Manuel Serrano have resigned from the Editors
Committee. We have accepted their resignations with regret, and with
gratitude for the efforts they have expended to produce a revised
In light of these changes, the Steering Committee has amended the
(a) change the number of Editors from seven to five.
(b) replace the office of Editor-in-Chief by a Chair and a Project
Editor. The Chair is responsible for organizing meetings and other
activities and ensuring that the process makes progress in an orderly
fashion. The Project Editor is responsible for producing
The five editors have chosen their Chair and Project Editor. They
Chair: Kent Dybvig
Project Editor: Mike Sperber
The Editors Committee has now produced a progress report, which is
available at schemers.org. In it they state their intention to
deliver to the Steering Committee a complete draft R6RS by September
The Steering Committee looks forward to receiving their draft.
Alternate links to the Editors' Progress Report:
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