On Fri, Apr 19, 2019 at 11:58 AM Arthur A. Gleckler <xxxxxx@speechcode.com> wrote:
We have "see also" links between SRFIs for this purpose, and the later SRFI can have a Rationale that explains the relationship between the two.

True, O King, live forever!  But that doesn't help the users, many of whom will use what the implementers package.  Perhaps strong advice to package the new SRFI using the module/library name of the old one will do the trick.  I also think a post-finalization note is called for, stronger than just external links.
Perhaps Olin will chime in.

I hope so. 

John Cowan          http://vrici.lojban.org/~cowan        xxxxxx@ccil.org
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Dinar laid end to end would reach from here to the Temple of Toplat?"
"No, I wouldn't", the beggar replied.  "Why is that?" the Master asked.
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