Announce: Paren6 - an ES6-like library for Parenscript

John Pallister john at
Tue Oct 8 10:20:19 UTC 2019

Hi Ben, paren6 looks great, thanks for providing this! I had a read through
the documentation and it looks pretty good, although your LIST6 example
<> uses
CREATE6 instead. I will definitely be downloading this and incorporating it
into my Parenscript usage.


John :^P

On Sat, 28 Sep 2019 at 15:20, Ben McGunigle <bnmcgn at> wrote:

> Hi Parenscripters,
> I have started a collection of ES6 macros for Parenscript. It's available
> at
> A quick review or two would be nice before I post to quicklisp.
> This is different from Peter Stirling's work at
> primarily because the
> paren6 library does not attempt to produce ES6 output. Paren6 is usable
> with current versions of Parenscript and outputs ES5 code. The goal is to
> provide Parenscript users with analogues of ES6 features.
> When Parenscript supports ES6 natively, these macros might be useful for
> earlier *js-target-version* support. Feel free to incorporate anything
> useful - code or interface - into Parenscript.
> Ben
John Pallister
john at
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