[Openmcl-devel] Trunk and released version

Tim Bradshaw tfb at tfeb.org
Thu Aug 13 09:12:35 PDT 2009

On 13 Aug 2009, at 15:55, Ron Garret wrote:

> I'd call that a bug in the ANSI spec.  It violates the principle of  
> least surprise for no benefit whatsoever.  If X is unconditionally  
> bound to NIL then there is no point in even having it in scope when  
> the result-form is evaluated.

I'm guessing it's for compatibility with DOTIMES.

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