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Used to be a modern list library for Emacs (renamed to dash)
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The startings of a modern list api for Emacs. Does not require 'cl.

We're looking to Clojure for naming and signatures.


This is so much a work in progress that you should definitely not be using it yet.

Anaphoric functions

While !filter takes a function to filter the list by, you can also use the anaphoric form with double bangs - which will then be executed with it exposed as the list item. Here's an example:

(!filter (lambda (num) (= 0 (% num 2))) '(1 2 3 4)) ;; normal version

(!!filter (= 0 (% it 2)) '(1 2 3 4)) ;; anaphoric version

of course the original can also be written like

(defun even? (num) (= 0 (% num 2)))

(!filter even? '(1 2 3 4))

which demonstrates the usefulness of both versions.


Copyright (C) 2012 Magnar Sveen, Joel McCracken

Authors: Magnar Sveen Joel McCracken Keywords: lists

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