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Re: un-deprecating CL

From: Stefan Monnier
Subject: Re: un-deprecating CL
Date: Tue, 18 Sep 2007 23:43:09 -0400
User-agent: Gnus/5.11 (Gnus v5.11) Emacs/23.0.50 (gnu/linux)

>       * Make `=', `/=', `<', '<=' etc take a &rest argument (they do in
>       XEmacs). "The value of < is true if the numbers are in monotonically
>       increasing order; otherwise it is false." This is actually useful.

>       * Make mapcar take a &rest arg (i.e it should do what mapcar* does
>       now).

> These changes are ok to install, as long as you update the Emacs Lisp
> manual while you're at it.  As natural extensions, they don't cost
> much in terms of increasing the complexity of Emacs Lisp.

On the other hand, they may come at a performance cost and have very
little use.


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