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Re: CL package serious deficiencies

From: Stefan Monnier
Subject: Re: CL package serious deficiencies
Date: Thu, 09 Feb 2012 16:34:28 -0500
User-agent: Gnus/5.13 (Gnus v5.13) Emacs/24.0.92 (gnu/linux)

>>> Sure.  One downside is that this means that the intricate code in
>>> bytecomp.el can't be removed (surely not until use of cl-clean, or
>>> whatever we call it, becomes second nature to elisp writers).
>> It could be simplified, tho, to just deprecate the use of (require 'cl)
>> altogether in favor of the new names.  Of course, this wouldn't be
>> convenient for packages that want to work on older Emacs and XEmacs
>> as well.
> XEmacs could easily hack up a package that defaliases the other way if
> it wanted to (or defaliases the same way).  Not a problem.

Yes, it's an inconvenience, but it's not a big problem.


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