Subject: Re: On conditionals
From: Erik Naggum <>
Date: Wed, 21 Nov 2001 21:15:52 GMT
Newsgroups: comp.lang.lisp
Message-ID: <>

* Kenny Tilton
| If I cannot use when for its value, why don't we just dump the whole
| language?  functional programming right out the window.  We can make it
| an error for the when conditional to evaluate to false.

  "Should not" is different from "cannot".  Grasp this and relax, please.

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