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Robby Findler scripsit: > > This makes programs much more difficult to understand, and this > > for the sole reason of saving one to write two parens. I don't > > think this is worth it. > > Seems like a pretty abstract argument, esp. when this seems to be > common practice and without it, one cannot implement classes or units > as macros. Of course you can. You just can't pretend that something is a Scheme-level variable when in fact it's a member of a class. -- John Cowan cowan@xxxxxxxx http://www.ccil.org/~cowan Most languages are dramatically underdescribed, and at least one is dramatically overdescribed. Still other languages are simultaneously overdescribed and underdescribed. Welsh pertains to the third category. --Alan King