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Re: Understanding `symbol??` macro from okmij.org


From: Olivier Dion
Subject: Re: Understanding `symbol??` macro from okmij.org
Date: Thu, 14 Mar 2024 12:39:56 -0400

On Thu, 14 Mar 2024, Jean Abou Samra <jean@abou-samra.fr> wrote:
>> Excuse my ignorance, by why is symbol?? not written using syntax-cases
>> and the `indentifier?' guard?
>
> a) Because it's intellectually interesting to see what the power of 
> syntax-rules is :)
> b) Not all Scheme standards and implementations contain syntax-case.

Ah, and I though that syntax-rules was always written in term of
syntax-case.  I see.  Thank you!

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Olivier Dion
oldiob.ca



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