[Openmcl-devel] Compiler warnings
tfb at tfeb.org
Sun Oct 18 17:45:15 UTC 2009
On 18 Oct 2009, at 18:07, Taoufik Dachraoui wrote:
> n the specs it is said that there is three kinds of variables:
> lexical, dynamic and constant,
> and this is the problem, it seems that the hash on SETF creates a
> variable that is neither
> lexical, nor dynamic nor constant (as show in previous submissions);
> So the question
> is what is the rational behind this hack? why the hack did not
> create a dynamic variable as in CMUCL?
One of the most annoying things about SETF at the top-level in CMUCL
is that it does (or did) effectively declare the name as special.
That can have fairly pervasive and unfortunate side-effects.
So it's a good thing it does not do this in CCL.
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