Re: Should ref* be added to the spec? taylanbayirli@xxxxxx (17 Aug 2015 08:26 UTC)
Re: Should ref* be added to the spec? taylanbayirli@xxxxxx 17 Aug 2015 08:26 UTC
email@example.com (Taylan Ulrich "Bayırlı/Kammer") writes:
> If anyone can tell from experience that the omission of ref* will only
> lead to many people defining it themselves as a utility function, then
> of course it would be better to add it to the specification.
> So, does anyone disagree with the rationale given for omitting it?
Just to not let this thread dangling: ref* has by now been added to the
specification, with the synonym ~ (tilde), which with its SRFI-17 setter
obsoletes the extended set! syntax.