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Re: implementing a reader macro

From: Jose A. Ortega Ruiz
Subject: Re: implementing a reader macro
Date: Fri, 22 Jul 2022 22:18:26 +0100
User-agent: Gnus/5.13 (Gnus v5.13) Emacs/29.0.50 (gnu/linux)

On Fri, Jul 22 2022, Stefan Monnier wrote:

>> How difficult is it to implement a new reader macro for Elisp?
>> The one I particularly wish to be ported from Clojure is the "discard
>> macro" - `#_`. What it does is that it ignores the next form completely.
> Does `clojure-mode` support that correctly?

in my experience (i edit clojure daily), it does (FSVO "correctly",
defined by my usage patterns, of course).  at the language level, i find
this feature extremely useful, and i'm a very happy user inside

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