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Just add WITH-VALUES and VALUES.
Date: Wed, 23 Aug 89 07:33:02 EDT
As for the politics, consider this proposal as the best opportunity
for a compromise. We ask Kent Dybvig to accept the critical
property that (VALUES E) is always equivalent to E and we ask
Guillermo Rozas to accept no agreement can currently be reached
about an arity checking procedure. Please do not hold WITH-VALUES
and VALUES hostage for they really do represent existing practice,
and many programmers use these procedures. The art of politics is
compromise. What say we give it a try?
I agree. I don't see why every language change has to be a matter of
life and death. These questions are just not so important that the
discussions have to raise so much animosity. It's very depressing to
see so little interest in compromise. Why can't y'all just relax a