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Re: master d62766305a: Add `take` and `ntake` (bug#56521)

From: Sam Steingold
Subject: Re: master d62766305a: Add `take` and `ntake` (bug#56521)
Date: Mon, 18 Jul 2022 13:21:07 -0400
User-agent: Gnus/5.13 (Gnus v5.13) Emacs/29.0.50 (darwin)

> * Mattias Engdegård <znggvnfr@npz.bet> [2022-07-17 11:47:25 -0400]:
> branch: master
> commit d62766305ad8fe6ca1695341c34b9836d051e3cb
> Author: Mattias Engdegård <mattiase@acm.org>
> Commit: Mattias Engdegård <mattiase@acm.org>
>     Add `take` and `ntake` (bug#56521)
>     These are useful list primitives, complementary to `nthcdr`.

How are these better than the venerable butlast and nbutlast?
note that butlast and nbutlast have a very long Lisp history, they
appear also in Common Lisp and many lisps before that.

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