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bug#38398: non-obvious SCM_EOF_VAL rationale

From: tomas
Subject: bug#38398: non-obvious SCM_EOF_VAL rationale
Date: Wed, 27 Nov 2019 13:34:04 +0100
User-agent: Mutt/1.5.21 (2010-09-15)

On Wed, Nov 27, 2019 at 12:05:34PM +0000, Zefram via Bug reports for GUILE, 
GNU's Ubiquitous Extension Language wrote:


> But please don't get sidetracked.  This wasn't a feature request for
> "#eof" [...]

To be fair, you contributed strongly to this side-tracking. By waving
a big red flag:

  "This poor design precludes RnRS specifying read syntax for any
   EOF object [...]"

you yourself drew attention to the underlying issues of the design
instead of keeping things focused to the documentation.

I agree that the doc could improve in this case...

-- tomás

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