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> From: Marcin 'Qrczak' Kowalczyk <qrczak@xxxxxxxxxx> >> Paul Schlie <schlie@xxxxxxxxxxx> writes: >> >> (define some-values '(1 2 3)) >> >> (+ . some-values) :: (+ 1 2 3) => 6 >> >> (+ . some-values . '(10 20)) :: (+ 1 2 3 10 20) => 36 > > This syntax is not compatible with S-expressions. > (it's not an external representation of data), > so Scheme will not adopt it. - Understood, however some simpler syntactic alternative to it's otherwise semantic equivalent would be nice, as: (eval `(+ ,@ some-values ,@ '(10 20))) => 36 feels a bit cumbersome? (although correspondingly an alternative to the use of values ...)