<davexunit>it fixes a big limitation of the current system.
*tadni` is hopefully going to edge back into writing guix packages soon -- due to an unexpected group forming in my city (due to StrangeLoop and Racketcon (the former being hosted in said city)) we have a Racket Meetup now, teaching HTDP 2e.
<jxself>Seems Guix is going to be better than Nix.
<tadni`>That should push me into feeling more confident with guix. :^)
<davexunit>tadni`: that's neat. I've never used racket but they do great work.
<davexunit>northeastern university is here in boston, and they have some racket folks there.
<davexunit>olin shivers works there, a prominent schemer.
<tadni`>davexunit: It was between that and Elisp, and if I did Elisp, I probably would have gone directly to CL thereafter and for the most part abandon Guix and GNU distro, which I didn't want to happen.