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Re: [Scheme-reports] [r6rs-discuss] returning back to pattern matching

Thomas Bushnell, BSG scripsit:

> I think the whole concept is an insane departure from the guiding
> principle of Scheme standardization, which is to provide a small set
> of extremely powerful features.

That's why there's WG1 and WG2.

> Perhaps the WG2 thing language should be called "CL-Scheme"

We do need a name for the WG2 language, and Common Scheme actually
isn't bad.  Then we can call the WG1 language Diamond Scheme.

> and have a loop macro. :)

It definitely will, probably either Taylor Campbell's or Olin Shivers's.
No :-) at all.

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