Re: choose-and-remove! operation John Cowan 12 Sep 2015 03:10 UTC

Arthur A. Gleckler scripsit:

> The syntax is fine, but shouldn't be relied upon to exist.  At a minimum,
> there should be a procedural interface.

I think the procedural interface would be (popper <ref-procedure), and
likewise (pusher <ref-procedure> and so on.

> It's O(1) vs. O(N), which quickly matters, especially when it's executed in
> a loop.

I don't understand this.

John Cowan
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