Subject: Re: Legal ANSI comment form?
From: Erik Naggum <>
Date: 24 Aug 2002 04:28:13 +0000
Newsgroups: comp.lang.lisp
Message-ID: <>

* Christopher C. Stacy
| How about just testing *FEATURES* in the SYSDCL (whatever your
| implementation does for that) to make sure that :IGNORE isn't there?
| You won't compile or load on platforms that have defined that feature,
| but at least there will be no mystery.

  How about testing for something you know is there, instead?
  That way, you are actually always safe.

Erik Naggum, Oslo, Norway

Act from reason, and failure makes you rethink and study harder.
Act from faith, and failure makes you blame someone and push harder.