Little necrobump here, I did find exercism recently in my efforts of getting up to speed on racket, in addition to the racket-koans <https://github.com/zyrolasting/racket-koans> collection on github, which is great! The idea of having real people give you feedback on the code is awesome. That said, with the racket track there are only 2 mentors and this impacts the pace at which you can proceed, a simple little exercise may sit for a couple weeks before someone takes a look. Looks like they need some more racket mentors over there ; ).
Even with the slow pace I still recommend it to anyone wanting to take a look at learning a new language, having real people give you feedback is great compared to just a unit test passing. On Wednesday, August 19, 2015 at 5:06:14 PM UTC-4, Floyd Arguello wrote: > > Hi all - > > I'm adding Racket to exercism.io: http://exercism.io > > Basically, Exercism is an app where users submit solutions to problems, > and receive feedback for said solutions. Exercism currently supports 26 > languages, with a minimum of 10 exercises for each language. Most, if not > all, languages provide more than 10 problem sets. > > For Racket, I've set it so that each exercise provides a stub file along > with the required test file. There's also an example file, which isn't > provided to the user. The example files are viewable through the public > repo, however. > > I want to make sure that Racket is properly represented in Exercism - I > don't want users to see poor code in the examples and test files. > > With that in mind, I'm asking anyone willing to please fork the repo and > submit improvements to the existing exercises: > https://github.com/exercism/xracket > > You're also welcome to contribute new exercises; here's the list of > exercise ideas: https://github.com/exercism/x-common Feel free to add > unlisted exercises, as well. > > Also on the lookout for "nitpickers" to provide feedback for user > submissions, and track implementors to help mentor the language track: > https://github.com/exercism/xracket/issues/1 > > Cheers, > Floyd > > > -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "Racket Users" group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send an email to racket-users+unsubscr...@googlegroups.com. For more options, visit https://groups.google.com/d/optout.