On Monday, September 17, 2012, Rudolf Schlatte wrote:

On Sep 17, 2012, at 07:53, Nikodemus Siivola <nikodemus@random-state.net> wrote:

> Indeed, a somewhat magical intern would IMO be the easiest way to implement many things people request. Like
>
>   foo:bar == bar:foo
>
> Instead of having two symbols be "the same" in some strange way, simply make the one intern as the other.

Wouldn't you also need a somewhat magical SYMBOL-NAME (symbol-name-using-package?) to go with it?

Depends on the spec...

INTERN seems like the bare minimum, but SYMBOL-NAME would make a good addition, possibly.

 - ns
 

Rudi



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