Re: Minor last-minute issues Per Bothner 18 Sep 2012 21:52 UTC

On 09/18/2012 02:32 PM, David A. Wheeler wrote:
> John Cowan:
>> I mentioned this before but it seems to have gotten lost: I recommend
>> that [foo bar] in c-expressions be treated as ($bracket-list$ foo bar)
>> rather than (bracketaccess foo bar).  This is compatible with Kawa,
>> which is the only Scheme in my test suite to treat square brackets in
>> this way. ...
>
> I'm not sure I understand.  I intentionally didn't discuss unprefixed [...], so that people can do what they want; curly-infix doesn't define anything for the unprefixed case.  Does Kawa actually map x[foo bar] to ($bracket-list$ x foo bar)?

No. Kawa maps:
[foo bar] to ($bracket-list$ foo bar)
x[foo bar] to ($bracket-apply$ x foo bar)
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