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Re: Generating an unique symbol in elisp

From: Andreas Schwab
Subject: Re: Generating an unique symbol in elisp
Date: Fri, 03 Dec 2010 22:41:47 +0100
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Alin Soare <address@hidden> writes:

> Does this function already exist in elisp ? I looked in the manual and did
> not find it...

gensym is a compiled Lisp function in `cl-macs.el'.

(gensym &optional PREFIX)

Generate a new uninterned symbol.
The name is made by appending a number to PREFIX, default "G".


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