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Re: CL package serious deficiencies

From: Ted Zlatanov
Subject: Re: CL package serious deficiencies
Date: Fri, 10 Feb 2012 11:42:52 -0500
User-agent: Gnus/5.130002 (Ma Gnus v0.2) Emacs/24.0.93 (gnu/linux)

On Fri, 10 Feb 2012 08:52:31 -0700 Tom Tromey <address@hidden> wrote: 

Tom> Elisp sort of has keyword arguments.  They just aren't part of the
Tom> language, so they are reimplemented by hand in various functions.
Tom> You can find many examples in Emacs, including even functions in C,
Tom> e.g., dbus-call-method or make-network-process.

Don't forget Customize, which would be unmanageable without keyword
arguments.  That's probably the one keyword-based API every ELisp writer
has experienced.


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