Subject: Re: why cl packages are hard to use ?
From: (Rob Warnock)
Date: Fri, 12 Dec 2008 03:24:18 -0600
Newsgroups: comp.lang.lisp
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Pascal Costanza  <> wrote:
| Rob Warnock wrote:
| > Wow!! That's *really* nasty!!  Worse, now that [RonG has] shown the
| > basic pattern, I find that I can duplicate it *much* more simply:
| The wording in the HyperSpec doesn't exactly promote the use of
| unintern as a regular tool to be used extensively in Lisp programs.

Yes, well, as the saying goes, it wasn't so much that the pig could
sing well; it was that it could sing at all.

And as long as we're misusing aphorisms: If only fools use UNINTERN,
then it *will* get used, and when you least expect it...


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