Subject: Re: function and lambda, again
From: Erik Naggum <>
Date: Wed, 06 Mar 2002 19:32:55 GMT
Newsgroups: comp.lang.lisp
Message-ID: <>

* Julian Stecklina <>
| I did it recently when I was porting some old PASCAL code that used a
| variable called t. I do not think, that I would make this mistake in
| code which is written in Lisp from scratch.
| So I do not believe this to be a problem.

  Well, I consider it a problem.  I use x, y, z, t, in my equations on
  paper all the time, and it annoys me that t is "busy" when I want to do
  math with Common Lisp.

  In a fight against something, the fight has value, victory has none.
  In a fight for something, the fight is a loss, victory merely relief.