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Re: Prefix, not postfix (poll)



(3) I don't care, but only because you asked about an answer that is
    independent of history.


On Apr 11, Ben Goetter wrote:
> [...]
> Syntax-rules should treat keywords as valid /identifier/s in a
> production.  I am thinking of the ":" token in Scsh SRE syntax.

Why?  Keywords are a new type, so they should be used as valid
identifiers in syntax just like numbers, strings, and booleans.

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