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Switch to write-unreadable? Lassi Kortela (17 Dec 2022 13:40 UTC)
Re: Switch to write-unreadable? John Cowan (18 Dec 2022 07:33 UTC)
Re: Switch to write-unreadable? Lassi Kortela (21 Dec 2022 11:39 UTC)
Re: Switch to write-unreadable? Marc Feeley (18 Dec 2022 14:16 UTC)
Re: Switch to write-unreadable? Lassi Kortela (21 Dec 2022 11:32 UTC)

Re: Switch to write-unreadable? Lassi Kortela 21 Dec 2022 11:39 UTC

> I would merge the two ideas:  `write-unreadable` outputs "#<", a datum
> as if by `write`, and ">" in that order, and #< is required to signal an
> error satisfying read-error?.  That's enough for a SRFI.

Marc N-W has made me see the light on #<...> so I can no longer
recommend it. I can only accept it as an alternative for the sake of
compatibility.

IMHO lexical syntax SRFIs should be standalone anyway; procedures and
syntax are orthogonal concerns and mixing them causes problems for the
community. But I don't expect to change anyone's mind.