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Re: SHADOWING-IMPORT doesn't
> Date: Wed, 16 Dec 87 22:13:37 -0500
> From: email@example.com
> Now, (shadowing-import 'kcl-edit:ed) works. (shadowing-import
> 'defsystem:defsystem) doesn't. Same for 'sloop:sloop.
The difference is that ED is inherited from "LISP" while DEFSYSTEM and
SLOOP are present in "USER", not inherited. SHODOWING-IMPORT does the
right thing when shadowing an inherited symbol -- the problem is that,
when the symbol is not inherited, it signalls an error.
Jeff Dalton, JANET: J.Dalton@uk.ac.ed
AI Applications Institute, ARPA: J.Daltonfirstname.lastname@example.org
Edinburgh University. UUCP: ...!ukc!ed.ac.uk!J.Dalton