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Re: (ice-9 time)

From: Keisuke Nishida
Subject: Re: (ice-9 time)
Date: Tue, 20 Mar 2001 21:26:49 -0500
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At 21 Mar 2001 01:21:28 +0100,
Marius Vollmer wrote:
> why did you write `time' as a macro?  It does not actually expand into
> code, but performs the action itself.  This will make it fail with a
> compiler.  (It doesn't matter in the repl, but `time' can easily be of
> broader use.)
> Also, it does use `eval' which I find counter-intuitive.  (Because of
> `eval', you can't really time code in a lexical environment.)
> I would have written it like this:

This is better.  I have updated it.  Thanks!

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