Subject: Re: Question on converting string to symbol
From: Erik Naggum <>
Date: 2000/06/23
Newsgroups: comp.lang.lisp
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* "Steven M. Haflich" <>
| You should consider make-symbol as well, depending on whether you
| want the symbol interned.  All these silly Lisp gurus apparently
| miss something in their internalization of CL language abstractions:
| a symbol is a first-class object separate from its internment in
| packages. (:-)

  Nah, that's the difference between unintern and unimport.

  If this is not what you expected, please alter your expectations.