Subject: Re: Can lisp functions have more than one point of return?
From: Erik Naggum <>
Date: Sun, 31 Mar 2002 05:04:43 GMT
Newsgroups: comp.lang.lisp
Message-ID: <>

* "Zachary Turner" <>

  See the index entry on "return" in the HyperSpec.  If you do not have
  access to the HyperSpec, you cannot learn Common Lisp well.  Kent Pitman,
  the editor of the standard graciously made it all available on the Web,
  and you can (and should) download your own copy to install locally.
  Several Emacs Lisp interfaces to it exist, among them mine, which I have
  not updated since the online version moved and changed randmoly, so
  search the Xanalys web site.  Others have made some changes to my
  hyperspec.el that loads its symbol->page association from a file that
  Xanalys seems to have added to hide their overly short filenames.  Franz
  Inc also has a version of the standard from what I believe are the same
  sources, and which they ship with every release.  The online address is

  In a fight against something, the fight has value, victory has none.
  In a fight for something, the fight is a loss, victory merely relief.