Scheme string-split

Derek Atkins warlord at MIT.EDU
Thu Jun 5 12:49:49 EDT 2008

Quoting Charles Day <cedayiv at>:

> On Thu, Jun 5, 2008 at 9:31 AM, Derek Atkins <warlord at> wrote:
>> Quoting Charles Day <cedayiv at>:
>>  Does anyone know why there is a custom string-split procedure in main.scm?
>>> Guile 1.6 and up already includes this as a standard procedure. Are we
>>> trying to support older versions, or is this a leftover from days past?
>> I *SUSPECT* it's a holdover from old days when we were trying to support
>> older versions.  Or it could have been a bugfix.  I don't know.
>> Check the svn log information?
> I didn't see anything in the log. Too bad the messages are so brief. What is
> the oldest version of Guile that GnuCash currently supports? (Better yet,
> how do I find this information myself?)

At this point -- 1.6.
But previous versions of GnuCash supported 1.3.4 and 1.4
However I believe we dropped versions < 1.6 in 2.0 or 2.2.


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