Subject: Re: Simple newbie list processing troubble
From: Erik Naggum <>
Date: 01 Oct 2002 22:01:31 +0000
Newsgroups: comp.lang.lisp
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* Dorai Sitaram
| Are there any CL tutorial books that actually advise using the same
| symbol for both its symbol-value and its symbol-function (holding
| different values)?

  But that is not what anyone argues for.  Lexical bindings do not affect
  the symbol-value of a the symbol used.  Some precision here is good.

Erik Naggum, Oslo, Norway

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