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Re: predicate->char-set considered harmful



My unstated (definitely understated) point is that predicate->bitset
will never return in the general case, which isn't much different from
how long it will take predicate->char-set to return on systems that use
a four-byte character representation.

Brad
 
> From shivers@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx  Mon Dec 18 11:12:03 2000
> Date: Mon, 18 Dec 2000 11:12:00 -0500
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> Subject: Re: predicate->char-set considered harmful
> 
>    I hope you don't try to define predicate->bitset in a later SRFI ;-).
> 
> Well, I guess it's too late to put it into the lset-... suite of operations
> in SRFI 1...
>     -Olin
> 
>