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Re: pcl 2-6-90 handling of &key

    Date: 8 Feb 90 00:25:40 GMT
    From: alarson@SRC.Honeywell.COM (Aaron Larson)

    According to my reading of the lambda list congruency rules, the following
    should be permitted, but isn't.

    (defmethod bar ((a integer) &key))
    #<Standard-Method BAR (INTEGER) 57176026> 

    (defmethod bar ((a symbol) &key x))
    Error: ...

This is now fixed.  Rather than making a patch file, I just wrote out a new
version of the file methods.lisp.  Grab that file and use (compile-pcl) to

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