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Re: Applying intern-soft to a symbol

From: Emanuel Berg
Subject: Re: Applying intern-soft to a symbol
Date: Wed, 26 Apr 2017 01:20:04 +0200
User-agent: Gnus/5.13 (Gnus v5.13) Emacs/24.4 (gnu/linux)

N. Raghavendra wrote:

> I didn't understand that interning was done
> by the reader, though this is clearly
> mentioned in the manual: `If the obarray does
> not contain a symbol with that name, the
> reader makes a new symbol and adds it to the
> obarray. Finding or adding a symbol with
> a certain name is called “interning” it, and
> the symbol is then called an “interned
> symbol”.'

Ha ha ha! Any questions? :)

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