Subject: Re: Why is Scheme not a Lisp?
From: Erik Naggum <>
Date: Sun, 17 Mar 2002 13:59:39 GMT
Newsgroups: comp.lang.lisp
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* Paul Foley <>
| Oh, so you can use 6 as a variable name in Scheme, then, can you?

  I think even Scheme has the ability to make anything a symbol using
  enough backslashes.  (symbolp '\6) => t

  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.