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From: "Sudarshan S Chawathe" <>
To: Kawa mailing list <>
Subject: Q about format's behavior with ~R directive
Date: Thu, 04 Feb 2021 16:34:58 -0500	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <16367.1612474498@localhost> (raw)

With the code

  (format #t "~R~%" 100)

I get


but with the Common Lisp equivalent (I think)

  (format t "~R~%" 100)

in SBCL I get instead

  one hundred

I am unsure of how tightly specified any of this is, but to me the SBCL
output makes more sense.  Is this expected, allowed, by design, a
bug, or something else? 

A related question: Is it correct that Kawa uses SLIB's test file for
format (formatst.scm in testsuite) but not SLIB's implementation of



             reply	other threads:[~2021-02-04 21:35 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 5+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2021-02-04 21:34 Sudarshan S Chawathe [this message]
2021-02-04 23:41 ` Charles
2021-02-04 23:42   ` Charles
2021-02-05  1:04     ` Per Bothner
2021-02-05  0:09 ` Per Bothner

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