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SRFI 163: Enhanced array literals Arthur A. Gleckler 01 Nov 2018 22:41 UTC

Scheme Request for Implementation 163,
"Enhanced array literals,"
by Per Bothner,
is now available for discussion.

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Here's the abstract:

  This is a specification of a reader form (literals) for
  multi-dimensional arrays.  It is an extension of the Common Lisp
  array reader syntax to handle non-zero lower bounds, optional
  explicit bounds, and optional uniform element types (compatible
  with SRFI 4).  It can be used in conjunction with SRFI 25 or
  SRFI 122.  These extensions were implemented in Guile (except
  the handling of rank-0 arrays), and later in Kawa.


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