[Openmcl-devel] defmethod congruency checks

Samium Gromoff _deepfire at feelingofgreen.ru
Thu Oct 22 20:51:27 UTC 2009


Pascal Costanza wrote, on Fri Sep 18 05:43:52 EDT 2009:
> Hi,
>
> Clozure Common Lisp seems to be too eager in its checking of  
> congruency of generic function lambda lists and those of their methods.

[snip]

> Indeed, check-defmethod-congruency uses the method-function to check  
> for congruency, while it should actually use method-lambda-list for  
> that purpose (at least in non-standard cases).
>
> As far as I can tell at the moment, this is the only remaining step so  
> that I can provide compatibility in Closer to MOP of the generic  
> function invocation protocol to the specification in AMOP.

Not to sound excessively nosey, but -- are there plans on addressing
the issue Pascal raised?  Having a second open implementation with
a complete MOP support would certainly be very nice!


regards,
  Samium Gromoff
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