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Re: [Scheme-reports] Do record type NAMEs shadow somhow?

On Mon, Apr 25, 2011 at 11:24 AM, Andre van Tonder <andre@x> wrote:
> In the following sequence:
> (define-record-type <pare>
>    (kons x y)
>    pare?
>    (x kar set-kar!)
>    (y kdr))
> (define-record-type <pare>
>    (cons x y)
>    pair?
>    (x car set-car!)
>    (y cdr))
> (kar (kons 1 2))   ;; WILL THIS STILL WORK?
> In other words, will the second definition of <pare> (with different accessors)
> in the same scope mess up the first record type definition?

There's no guarantee this will work.  In a module body
the redefinition of <pare> would be an error, in the repl
a good implementation should give you a warning.


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