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Re: RECEIVE vs. LET-VALUES sperber@xxxxxx 03 Jul 1999 16:20 UTC

>>>>> "Matthias" == Matthias Felleisen <> writes:

Matthias> Where is RECEIVE being used in existing systems?

Scheme 48 has it in its BIG-SCHEME library.  It's used extensively in
scsh.  Olin uses it in his SRFI 1 reference implementation.  The
Scheme Underground net package uses it all over the place.

Matthias> Why should there be both LET-VALUES and RECEIVE?

I didn't say that there should be both, I said that there should be
SRFIs for both, so that code can choose, based on programmer
preference or history.

This is how the SRFI process is supposed to work.

Cheers =8-} Mike
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