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Re: "use"?

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Thomas Bushnell, BSG wrote:
felix <felix@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> writes:

We are thinking about making things even easier and more
convenient with the help of a short name. So what do people
think of

(use (srfi ...))

That doesn't tell anyone what the function does.  Sounds nice, but
"require-extension" is a lot clearer to me, and clarity is the most
important thing.  There are other ways to minimize typing.

That's fair enough.