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Baby-Doe and friends
Date: Wed, 6 Sep 89 13:30 PDT
From: Alan Bawden <email@example.com>
No one has yet suggested the name "RETURN" for the multiple-value creator.
The T 3.0 release notes and implementation suggest it. They just
haven't appeared on this list. Originally T used VALUES, following
Zetalisp, but (if I remember correctly) the implementors were quite
happy to rename it to RETURN and enjoyed (and enjoy) writing code that
was so confusing to Maclisp/Zetalisp programmers. The inverse
procedure is called RECEIVE-VALUES, and there's a macro RECEIVE.