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* fortunatus <daniel.elia...@excite.com>
> I find the basic concept a little odd in itself:> (symbolp ':hi)
> CL-USER> (symbolp 'nil)
> (symbolp :hi)
> CL-USER> (symbolp '( ))Why? () is the same as NIL, isn't it?
> T <-- this freaks me out!!
> CL-USER> (symbolp ( ))
> CL-USER> (symbolp '( nil ))(listp '(nil)) => T
> NIL <-- finally back to normalcy - whew
It's a list with one element.
> A list is not a symbol but the empty list is a symbol?!! The nothing-It's defined that way, isn't it? What's freaky about it?
> value is a symbol? That freaks me out!
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