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Erik Naggum wrote:good point. ok, there is no rational basis for me not using '().
> Or (ash x 3) and (* x 8)?
> Huh? (let ((x '(1 2 3))) (delete 2 x) (equal x '(1 2 3))) => nil whileI meant the man on the street would scoff at the idea that removing
> (let ((x '(1 2 3))) (remove 2 x) (equal x '(1 2 3))) => t.
something from a list was different from deleting something from a list.
Reminds me of the time (1978) I tried to explain the Basic "x = x + 1"
to a Math teacher. He got pretty upset about that.
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