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Re: do-nothing macro generates nil nevertheless

In article <Pine.A32.3.91.950227130326.26069J-100000@swim5.eng.sematech.org> "William D. Gooch" <goochb@swim5.eng.sematech.org> writes:
>Why not just use ,@(the-macro ...) ?  Then if it returns nil, you get 
>nothing.  Of course, it must always return a list for this to work.

,@ can only be used inside a backquoted form, which would cause the form to
be quoted.
Barry Margolin
BBN Internet Services Corp.