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Re: [PATCH] Move ambitus print callback to scheme

From: Carl Sorensen
Subject: Re: [PATCH] Move ambitus print callback to scheme
Date: Fri, 28 Aug 2009 14:26:22 -0600

On Aug 28, 2009, at 1:16 PM, "Nicolas Sceaux" <address@hidden>  

> According to R5RS, it is an error to modify a literal list.
> If a function returns '(), the caller won't be allowed to
> apply a modifying function on the result (eg. append!)

IIUC, '() is not a literal list, but a constant that represents the  
empty list.

> However, guile does not report modifying a literal list as an error,
> and actually modifies it, so this is somewhat rhetorical.



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