Subject: Re: Read-time _apply_: an external representation for any value
From: (Rob Warnock)
Date: 1999/04/12
Newsgroups: comp.lang.scheme,comp.lang.lisp
Message-ID: <7es96v$>
Vassil Nikolov  <> wrote:
| ...or perhaps #!fn(arg...) unless the latter is seen as too unixish.

It's not that it's "too Unix-ish", it's that it's already widely
defined in most Schemes (and some Lisps?) as a kind of comment, to
support the Unix "#!/path/to/interp options" scripting convention.
You don't want all your scripts to suddenly start breaking, do you?


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