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Manual bug on REMOVE
Date: Fri, 19 Jan 90 12:05:38+0900
From: kddlab!atr-la.atr.co.jp!myers@uunet.UU.NET (John K. Myers)
Gen.7.2 manual 2A p 149 line 2: "REMOVE finds the first instance of a cons
whose car is EQL to the indicator, and removes the pair from the assoc list."
line 10, example: "(remove 'ruby gems) => [removed list]".
The REMOVE key in our system defaults to IDENTITY, the correct example is of course
(remove 'ruby gems :key #'car) => [removed list].
No, the manual is right. The :key function is applied to the car of each
cons, not to each cons.
(setq gems (list 'diamond 'ruby 'emerald)) => (DIAMOND RUBY EMERALD)
(remove 'ruby gems) => (DIAMOND EMERALD)