Subject: Re: `fast' global variables (Ex: Re: ??: using * for variable ?)
From: Erik Naggum <>
Date: 1999/03/23
Newsgroups: comp.lang.lisp
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* (Mike McDonald)
| So the (hyper) spec uses "constant object" for immutable things.
| defconstant doesn't signify that the object is constant, only that using
| the binding of the symbol has to be equivilent to using the literal form.

  and?  what part of "literal" don't you get?