[Openmcl-devel] local special on symbol-macro

Tim Bradshaw tfb at tfeb.org
Thu Oct 22 10:22:55 UTC 2009


On 22 Oct 2009, at 10:58, Tobias C. Rittweiler wrote:

> you'd want your compiler to compile the reference to .FOO. in the
> function FOO as a reference to a (yet unknown) special variable.

I think that's probably right, though I am losing track of this.   
Certainly if you want global symbol macros to behave like global  
lexical variables you'd want that.  I think the main thing is that a  
special declaration can't apply to a symbol macro because that way  
lies madness.

--tim



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