[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]
Re: EVAL-WHEN symbols
- To: MURRAY%RELAY.CS.NET%%SAIL.STANFORD.EDUemail@example.com, common-lisp@SAIL.STANFORD.EDU
- Subject: Re: EVAL-WHEN symbols
- From: Gregory Weeks <weeks%hplbgw%hplb29a@hplabs.HP.COM>
- Date: Wed, 15 Apr 87 08:54:32 pst
While on the topic of symbols and such, I have a question
about EVAL-WHEN. Does it only allow LISP:EVAL, LISP:COMPILE
and LISP:LOAD, or does it only check the print-name?
I think it should check print-names, so you can
shadow these symbols. Otherwise, you would be forced
to add the package prefix in all the EVAL-WHEN forms.
Now that you mention it: EVAL, COMPILE, and LOAD should have been