Subject: Re: how to ring the bell? From: Erik Naggum <firstname.lastname@example.org> Date: 2000/10/05 Newsgroups: comp.lang.lisp Message-ID: <email@example.com> * kp gores <firstname.lastname@example.org> | to get extra attention i want my lisp program to ring the bell. | the obvious (print (code-char 7)) or (print #\Bell) don'T work. Really? Why is that obvious? What does the obvious print? What do you normally use to cause a #\newline character to print as a newline rather than the character object suitable for reading back? #:Erik -- If this is not what you expected, please alter your expectations.