Subject: Re: Pass by reference From: Erik Naggum <email@example.com> Date: 2000/11/15 Newsgroups: comp.lang.lisp Message-ID: <firstname.lastname@example.org> * John Clonts <email@example.com> | If I understand you correctly, the "call-by-reference languages" you | are referring to include c++ with its "&" reference parameter passing. | I can't seem to think of any others which would comply. [...] Can | you name any other "call-by-reference languages"? Pascal's VAR variables. Algol's and Simula's pass by NAME. Ada's OUT arguments. The list is longer. #:Erik -- ALGORITHM: a procedure for solving a mathematical problem in a finite number of steps that frequently involves repetition of an operation. ALGOREISM: a procedure for solving an electoral problem in a finite number of steps that frequently involves repetition of an operation.