Subject: Re: New commercial product written in Lisp looks like a winner.
From: Erik Naggum <>
Date: 1998/08/27
Newsgroups: comp.lang.lisp
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* Barry Margolin <>
| Note that Common Lisp permits implementations to reorder argument
| processing based on the mathematical associativity rules, even though the
| computer operations are not necessarily associative.

  I thought Common Lisp had strict left-to-right evaluation rules, as per Function Forms.  where does the standard say what you say?

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