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Re: Loop macro
- To: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Subject: Re: Loop macro
- From: haible (Bruno Haible)
- Date: Mon, 15 Nov 93 18:51:53 +0100
Jeff Bishop <email@example.com> writes:
> I am having some trouble with the loop macro on CLISP. When I try the
> loop-for-var ... constructions, it complains that var is undefined rather
> than defining it as a local variable. Any suggestions for making LOOP
> work according to Common Lisp conventions?
CLISP's LOOP macro is a CLtL1 loop, a simple loop.
The (LOOP FOR var ...) constructs use the CLtL2 loop macro. I have an
implementation of it, but I don't distribute it with clisp because I
discourage the use of LOOP as long as the ANSI CL draft has inconsistencies
in its specification.
It is on ma2s2.mathematik.uni-karlsruhe.de: