Macro Characters

CLtL2 Reference

The SubL reader supports the following macro characters, whose meaning is identical to their meaning in Common Lisp :

Macro Character     Reader Action

(   Begin reading a list.
)   End reading a list or a vector.
'   Read in a quoted expression.
;   Read a comment until end-of-line.
"   Begin or end reading a string.
`   Read in a backquoted expression.

In addition, the following comma-readers are supported inside of backquote :


Their behavior is identical to their Common Lisp counterparts.