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OK, so I have a package reference in my init file...
Date: Mon, 4 Jun 90 21:15 EDT
From: pan@Athena.Pangaro.Dialnet.Symbolics.Com (Paul Pangaro)
... but the world I load might not have that package defined (either
yet, or will never at all). How can I put a reference to the package in
my init, but with a test so I dont crash on undefined package for the
worlds where that aint loaded. (Using package bind does not help but I'm
not sure why that crashes too, even though I no longer have a form like
Am I thinking about this correctly? Thanks.
At Graphics we've had to handle this periodically. It comes down to
(when (find-package "FOO")
(let ((mumble-sym (intern "MUMBLE" 'foo)))
Forsooth, this is about the best one can do...