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> From: Richard Kelsey <kelsey@xxxxxxx> > Look, the problem here is easy: > 1) Your SRFI demonstrably loses on certain kinds of implementations; > 2) There is a minor change which will make it not lose. > Why on earth not prefer number (2)???? > Clue me in. What is the minor change? A lot of different > suggestions have been made. I thought it was two suggestions: JNI/minor-style calling conventions and Pika-style. And I thought that there was a rough concensus, so to speak, that JNI/minor-style weren't the right thing for the FFI and that the only remaining issue blocking consensus on Pika style is aesthetics of syntax. -t