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Re: [Scheme-reports] ANN: first draft of R7RS small language available

On Fri 29 Apr 2011 18:19, "Aaron W. Hsu" <arcfide@x> writes:

> On Fri, 29 Apr 2011 08:36:17 -0400, Andy Wingo <wingo@x> wrote:
>> The issue is that, if we treat literals as matching bindings and not
>> names, giving people the capability to eval-when something at
>> compile-time *also* requires giving them the `compile' procedure!
> I do not understand this assertion. Could you explain what you mean here?

You elided the previous paragraphs, which mentioned that Guile's default
environment had bindings for eval, load, and compile.  (Actually it
doesn't, for compile, but that is another story.)


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