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Re: elisp question: format


From: Pascal Bourguignon
Subject: Re: elisp question: format
Date: Sun, 24 Jun 2007 11:00:59 +0200
User-agent: Gnus/5.1008 (Gnus v5.10.8) Emacs/22.1.50 (gnu/linux)

Aaron Maxwell <address@hidden> writes:
> Is there a way to direct the format function to use a single value
> repeatedly for several positional parameters?

No. This is not Common Lisp!

Well, you could use emacs-cl:

(load "load-cl")
(FORMAT nil "First: ~A ; Second: ~:*~A" 42)
--> "First: 42 ; Second: 42"


Yep, not only do I have (require 'cl) first thing in my ~/.emacs, but
I also have (load "load-cl") next...

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