[R6RS] the response to formal comment #75 has a problem

Michael Sperber sperber at informatik.uni-tuebingen.de
Fri Dec 15 15:26:26 EST 2006

William D Clinger <will at ccs.neu.edu> writes:

> I don't understand the response to formal comment #75.
> In particular, the proposed (make-condition type alist)
> procedure seems to have a problem when several fields
> of the type have the same name, as can occur through
> inheritance 

That's prohibited.  The spec for `make-condition-type' says:

  Field-names must be disjoint from the field names of
  parent and its ancestors. 

Cheers =8-} Mike
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