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On Wed, 15 Sep 2004, Felix Winkelmann wrote:What if file a.scm defines a macro that file b.scm uses (by refering to syntax defined in a module declared in a.scm)?I regard the difficulty compiling this construction separately, as evidence from God that Scheme, having abandoned the first-class, mutable, storable, runtime code transforming macro, has fallen short of the grace of LISP and uses the wrong macrology. But we don't want to get into *that* mess, so I'll just point to Flatt's "composable and compilable macros" as a tolerable compromise - although it breaks true separate compilation.
That's fair enough. cheers, felix