SRFI 204: Wright-Cartwright-Shinn Pattern Matcher

by Felix Thibault

status: draft (2020-07-15)

keywords: Pattern Matching

See also SRFI 200: Pattern Matching and SRFI 201: Syntactic Extensions to the Core Scheme Bindings.

Abstract

Pattern matching decomposes a compound data structure into parts and assigns those parts to variables. This SRFI describes a pattern-matching library already in use by several scheme implementations which can match many common compound data structures.