Subject: Re: Question about &rest, &key, and &allow-other-keys From: Erik Naggum <firstname.lastname@example.org> Date: 18 Jan 2004 21:36:46 +0000 Newsgroups: comp.lang.lisp Message-ID: <3283450606806605KL2065E@naggum.no> * rif <email@example.com> | I have a structure with a large number of parameters. I would like to | have a function that gives certain defaults to a few of these members, | allows the caller to specify any members values explicitly, and | accepts the standard constructor defaults for the others. In addition to specifying the default values as Peter Seibel mentions, investigate the :CONSTRUCTOR option to DEFSTRUCT. -- Erik Naggum | Oslo, Norway Act from reason, and failure makes you rethink and study harder. Act from faith, and failure makes you blame someone and push harder.