[Ecls-list] porting to ecl question: "lambda lists are not congruent"

Stas Boukarev stassats at gmail.com
Sat Jun 13 14:17:11 UTC 2015

Daniel Kochmański <jackdaniel at hellsgate.pl> writes:

> Hello,
> problem is that you define two methods #'build-hmeq, where parameter
> lists are not congruent. Quick fix is to def generic method inbefore
> like this:
> (defgeneric build-hmeq (keyword lrdct &key &allow-other-keys)
>   (:documentation "xyz"))
> apparently tested lisp implementations make generic with
> &allow-other-keys automatically.
Moreover, this is a bug in ECL, the generic function created through a
DEFMETHOD with &key should have no &key arguments, just &key.
With best regards, Stas.

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