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Re: How to quote a list of functions?


From: Pascal J. Bourguignon
Subject: Re: How to quote a list of functions?
Date: Mon, 24 Aug 2015 01:59:14 +0200
User-agent: Gnus/5.13 (Gnus v5.13) Emacs/24.3 (gnu/linux)

Emanuel Berg <address@hidden> writes:

> "Pascal J. Bourguignon" <address@hidden>
> writes:
>
>> Of course, here find-f is not the name of a function
>> (the symbol find-f is not fbound to a function
>> object), it's a variable (the variable named by the
>> symbol find-f is bound to a symbol denoting
>> a function).
>
> This is another example of how much better the old way
> was when there was no thought whatsoever what anything
> "is" but instead everything was *used* by their names
> alone. Well, it is the way of the street.

If you're not happy with the lisp-2-ness of emacs lisp, you can always
use edwin instead.

-- 
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dog. The man will be there to feed the dog. The dog will be there to
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