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1[[tags:main navigation]]
2
3== Welcome
4
5<nowiki>
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7</nowiki>
8
9Welcome to the Chicken wiki.
10
11This wiki was created with the purpose of providing documentation for [[http://www.call-with-current-continuation.org/|Chicken]].
12Chicken is an implementation of the Scheme programming language that can compile Scheme programs to C code as well as interpret them.
13
14You can use the search form in the left to get to what you want or
15start browsing through the following pages.
16Also, if a function is properly documented, chances are you can go to {{/function}} to get to
17its documentation.
18
19== About Chicken
20
21; [[elevator-pitch|Elevator pitch]] : A brief explanation of why CHICKEN is suitable for Real World tasks
22; [[Chicken for programmers of other languages]] : Chicken for programmers of C, Ruby, Python and other programming languages
23; [[Portability]] : Supported platforms
24; [[platforms|Platforms & packages]] : Listing of all platforms where CHICKEN is available in pre-packaged form
25; [[Download]] : Get the sources
26; [[maintainers|Maintainers]] : People who maintain CHICKEN
27; [[Software]] : Software people have written using CHICKEN
28
29== Using Chicken
30
31; [[Tutorials]] : Tutorials about all things CHICKEN!
32; [[man/4/The User's Manual|The User's Manual]] : How to use it and reference manual
33; [[Eggs]] : Information about CHICKEN extension-libraries (eggs)
34; [[Tips and tricks]] : Some handy tips
35; [[Code snippets]] : Various small coding examples
36
37== The Chicken community
38
39; [[Active Projects]] : join a CHICKEN-based project, or start one!
40; [[discussion-groups|Discussion groups]] : Mailing lists and IRC channel about CHICKEN
41; [[Logos|Art]] : CHICKEN-related art (logos, desktop backgrounds etc)
42; [[Users]] : A list of users and contributors to CHICKEN Scheme
43; [[svn checkout|Wiki edits and SVN]] : How to edit this wiki using Subversion
44
45== Developing Chicken
46
47; [[Internals]] : Documentation about the internal structure of CHICKEN
48; [[periodic-tasks|Periodic tasks]] : Automated builds, development snapshots, salmonella results, eggs upload status
49; [[http://www.irp.oist.jp/trac/chicken/wiki|Trac]] : The Chicken bug and feature tracker
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