Subject: Re: idiomatic Lisp style
From: (Rob Warnock)
Date: Fri, 13 Feb 2009 05:57:52 -0600
Newsgroups: comp.lang.lisp
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cartercc  <> wrote:
| Output below. Apparently needs a priming read as it doesn't prompt
| the user for the first input.

It doesn't need a "priming READ"; it needs[1] a FORCE-OUTPUT after
the initial PRINC, and possibly after the main FORMAT as well.


[1] Well, whether it *needs* it or not is implementation-dependent,
    but adding FORCE-OUTPUT will portably make it work.

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