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From: Duncan Mak <>
To: Per Bothner <>
Cc: kawa mailing list <>
Subject: Re: Using with-syntax
Date: Sat, 03 Mar 2018 04:37:00 -0000	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <>

(import (except (kawa base) define-variable)) worked, thanks!

I filed an Issue for (kawa syntax-case) library -


On Fri, Mar 2, 2018 at 6:50 PM, Per Bothner <> wrote:
> On 03/02/2018 03:28 PM, Duncan Mak wrote:
>> Hello,
>> I'm writing some macro code and I make use of with-syntax quite a bit.
>> When I load it in the REPL, it all seems to work, but when I load it
>> as an R7RS library module definition, I run into various issues:
>> 1) If I run it with (import (scheme base)), I fall into a recursive
>> loop inside some rewrite step, and it eventually gives up.
> Curious.
>> 2) If I run it with (import (scheme base) (kawa lib std_syntax)), I
>> seem to see something similar (
>> says to import std_syntax).
>> 3) If I run it with (import (kawa base)), then things seem to work,
>> but now I can't define my own macro named define-variable.
> How about:
>   (import (except (kawa base) define-variable))
>> What's the right way to get with-syntax to work?
> We should probably have a (kawa syntax-case) library.
> --
>         --Per Bothner


      reply	other threads:[~2018-03-03  4:37 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 3+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2018-03-02 23:29 Duncan Mak
2018-03-02 23:50 ` Per Bothner
2018-03-03  4:37   ` Duncan Mak [this message]

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