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.

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