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Re: eq? and friends accept more than two parameters

From: Mikael Djurfeldt
Subject: Re: eq? and friends accept more than two parameters
Date: 23 Sep 2000 19:51:19 +0200
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Dirk Herrmann <address@hidden> writes:

> If I understand R5RS correctly, then eq?, eqv? and equal? should accept
> exactly two parameters.  The current CVS guile, however, accepts more
> parameters as well.  On the one hand, this seems to be a sensible
> extension, but it should somehow be possible to be strictly R5RS
> compliant.
> Hmmm?

You're right that we would need to support both the R5RS primitives
and the more generous primitives if we wanted to keep the extra

However, I don't think multiple parameters of eq? and friends is
sufficiently useful to motivate extra support for it.

I suggest you just remove this extra functionality.

Best regards,

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