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- To: kmp at MIT-AI, BUG-LISPM at MIT-AI
- From: David Chapman <Zvona at MIT-AI>
- Date: Sat ,9 Jan 82 16:42:00 EDT
- In-reply-to: The message of 9 Jan 82 00:19-EST from Kent M. Pitman <kmp at MIT-AI>
(LET ((A "FOO")) (EQ A (SUBSTRING A 0 3))) should return T.
I disagree. I don't want to have to write
(COND ((AND (EQ X 0) (EQ Y (ARRAY-ACTIVE-LENGTH A)))
(T (SUBSTRING A X Y)))
if I want to side-effect the string later.