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> Date: Tue, 3 Jan 89 15:29:01 PST
> From: Jon L White <jonl@lucid.com>
> Hmmmm, maybe KIM's solution still doesn't dispense with the need to do
> a MACROLET on EVAL-WHEN so that nested eval-whens can have the correct
> semantics.

Gag!  Retch!  :-)

Seriously, I think it would be an extremely bad idea to make
EVAL-WHEN's notion of when to perform compile-time magic different
than the standard notion of top-level-ness.  Besides it being
confusing, one wouldn't be able to use EVAL-WHEN to implement the
magical compile-time behavior of the various defining macros.  I
suppose that if we made the defining macros behave the same way, it
would be somewhat more reasonable, but in that case why not just
change the definition of top-level?