Subject: Re: representing a network in lisp
From: Erik Naggum <>
Date: Mon, 08 Apr 2002 15:20:54 GMT
Newsgroups: comp.lang.lisp
Message-ID: <>

| What is wrong with the above is that I put a prompt in front of the
| expressions which indeed makes it seem I evaluate the expressions within
| the same listener.

  It is quite common to make a number of special variables local to each
  listener.  This is generally considered a very useful feature.

| And I still do not know how to solve my problem since I would like
| *print-circle* to be true _always_.

  See the macro top-level:setq-default.

| Nevertheless, I find Franz documentation sometimes very confusing.

  Unlike the old paper manuals, last made for release 4.3 as far as I can
  see, it is hard to just _read_ HTML-based documentation.  In fact, this
  is my biggest gripe with "hypertext" in the first place.  But I digress.

  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.

  Post with compassion: