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* Treats LISP as a language for advertisement functions, no longer a language for educational AI matters. this might be thought of to be a secondary textual content for the Lisp path that the majority colleges train . this is able to entice scholars who sat via a LISP direction in university with out relatively getting it – so a "nostalgia" method, as in "wow-lisp will be practical…"

* Discusses the Lisp programming version and surroundings. comprises an creation to the language and provides an intensive assessment of all of universal Lisp’s major features.

* Designed for skilled programmers it doesn't matter what languages they're coming from and written for a contemporary audience―programmers who're conversant in languages like Java, Python, and Perl.

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Forty four fact, Falsehood, and Equality . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . forty five Formatting Lisp Code . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . forty seven ■CHAPTER five features . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . fifty one Defining New services . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . fifty one functionality Parameter Lists . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . fifty three not obligatory Parameters . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . fifty three leisure Parameters. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . fifty five key-phrase Parameters . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . fifty six blending assorted Parameter kinds . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . fifty seven functionality go back Values . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . fifty eight services As information, a. ok. a. Higher-Order features . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . fifty nine nameless services . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . sixty one ■CHAPTER 6 Variables . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . sixty five Variable fundamentals . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . sixty five Lexical Variables and Closures . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . sixty eight Dynamic, a. okay. a. unique, Variables . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . sixty nine Constants . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . seventy four project . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . seventy four Generalized task . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . seventy five alternative routes to switch areas . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . seventy six ■CHAPTER 7 Macros: usual regulate Constructs . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . seventy nine while and except . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . eighty COND . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . eighty two AND, OR, and never . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . eighty two Seibel_2395Front. fm web page xi Thursday, March three, 2005 2:20 PM ■C O N T E N T S Looping . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . eighty three DOLIST and DOTIMES . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . eighty four DO . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . eighty five The potent LOOP . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 87 ■CHAPTER eight Macros: Defining your personal . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 89 the tale of Mac: A Just-So tale . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 89 Macro growth Time vs. Runtime. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . ninety DEFMACRO . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . ninety one A pattern Macro: do-primes . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . ninety two Macro Parameters . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . ninety three producing the growth . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . ninety five Plugging the Leaks . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . ninety six Macro-Writing Macros . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . a hundred past basic Macros . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 102 ■CHAPTER nine sensible: development a Unit try out Framework . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 103 First attempts . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 103 Refactoring . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . a hundred and five solving the go back worth . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 106 larger end result Reporting . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

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