[r6rs-discuss] [Formal] Quasiquote should support unquotation
within bytes objects.
cowan at ccil.org
Thu Nov 16 00:26:48 EST 2006
Abdulaziz Ghuloum scripsit:
> The problem with the above is that (unquote a), (unquote b) and
> (unquote-splicing cs) are not unsigned-8 values; you just cannot put
> them in a vu8. Supporting your proposal severely complicates the
> reader and the expander since you have to perform macro expansion while
> reading; this may not even be possible.
This is where SRFI-10 comes in handy.
John Cowan cowan at ccil.org http://ccil.org/~cowan
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