[R6RS] Merge `put-string-n' into `put-string'?

Michael Sperber sperber at informatik.uni-tuebingen.de
Wed Apr 25 12:44:19 EDT 2007

Here's a post on r6rs-discuss that probably should have been a formal


> Ken Friedenbach kenliz at cruzio.com 
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> In Library section 7.2.12 are both put-string and put-string-n  
> necessary? It seems these two procedures could be combined, since put- 
> string as described is identical to put-string-n with both start and  
> count default values.
> I recommend just defining put-string with the parameters and default  
> values of put-string-n.

I recommend accepting this proposal.  Any objections?

Cheers =8-} Mike
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