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    1693416934              </div>
    1693516935            </div>
    16936             <p xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Fixnums on 32-bit systems use 30 bits and are in the
    16937             range XXX through YYY.  Fixnums on 64-bit systems use 61-bits
    16938             and are in the range XXX through YYY. (see <a href="#Tagging-scheme" title="16.2.4. Tagging scheme">Section 16.2.4, “Tagging scheme”</a>)</p>
     16936            <p xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Fixnums on 32-bit systems are 30 bits long, and are in the
     16937          range -536870912 through 536870911.  Fixnums on 64-bit
     16938          systems are 61 bits long, and are in the range
     16939          -1152921504606846976 through 1152921504606846975. (see <a href="#Tagging-scheme" title="16.2.4. Tagging scheme">Section 16.2.4, “Tagging scheme”</a>)</p>
    1693916940            <p xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Since we have much larger fixnums on 64-bit systems,
    1694016941            <em class="varname">INTERNAL-TIME-UNITS-PER-SECOND</em> is 1000000
     
    1739917400            <div>
    1740017401              <div class="refsect1" lang="en" xml:lang="en">
    17401                 <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id397124"></a>
     17402                <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id397123"></a>
    1740217403                <div class="header">Arguments and Values:</div>
    1740317404                <p><i><span xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" class="term">name</span></i>---a string which is the name of an existing
     
    1740917410              </div>
    1741017411              <div class="refsect1" lang="en" xml:lang="en">
    17411                 <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id397169"></a>
     17412                <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id397168"></a>
    1741217413                <div class="header">Description:</div>
    1741317414                <p xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">
     
    1743017431            <div>
    1743117432              <div class="refsect1" lang="en" xml:lang="en">
    17432                 <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id397230"></a>
     17433                <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id397229"></a>
    1743317434                <div class="header">Arguments and Values:</div>
    1743417435                <p><i><span xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" class="term">name</span></i>---a string which is the name of a new or existing
     
    1744317444              </div>
    1744417445              <div class="refsect1" lang="en" xml:lang="en">
    17445                 <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id397290"></a>
     17446                <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id397289"></a>
    1744617447                <div class="header">Description:</div>
    1744717448                <p xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">
     
    1746717468            <div>
    1746817469              <div class="refsect1" lang="en" xml:lang="en">
    17469                 <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id396617"></a>
     17470                <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id396616"></a>
    1747017471                <div class="header">Values:</div>
    1747117472                <p><i><span xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" class="term">path</span></i>---a string, an absolute pathname in Posix format - with
     
    1747317474              </div>
    1747417475              <div class="refsect1" lang="en" xml:lang="en">
    17475                 <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id396644"></a>
     17476                <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id396643"></a>
    1747617477                <div class="header">Description:</div>
    1747717478                <p xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">
     
    1749517496            <div>
    1749617497              <div class="refsect1" lang="en" xml:lang="en">
    17497                 <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id396703"></a>
     17498                <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id396702"></a>
    1749817499                <div class="header">Values:</div>
    1749917500                <p><i><span xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" class="term">uid</span></i>---a non-negative integer, identifying a specific user
     
    1750117502              </div>
    1750217503              <div class="refsect1" lang="en" xml:lang="en">
    17503                 <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id396730"></a>
     17504                <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id396729"></a>
    1750417505                <div class="header">Description:</div>
    1750517506                <p xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">
     
    1752117522            <div>
    1752217523              <div class="refsect1" lang="en" xml:lang="en">
    17523                 <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id396787"></a>
     17524                <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id396786"></a>
    1752417525                <div class="header">Arguments and Values:</div>
    1752517526                <p><i><span xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" class="term">uid</span></i>---a non-negative integer, identifying a specific user
     
    1753017531              </div>
    1753117532              <div class="refsect1" lang="en" xml:lang="en">
    17532                 <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id396830"></a>
     17533                <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id396829"></a>
    1753317534                <div class="header">Description:</div>
    1753417535                <p xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">
     
    1755317554            <div>
    1755417555              <div class="refsect1" lang="en" xml:lang="en">
    17555                 <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id410161"></a>
     17556                <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id410160"></a>
    1755617557                <div class="header">Arguments and Values:</div>
    1755717558                <p><i><span xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" class="term">gid</span></i>---a non-negative integer, identifying a specific
     
    1756217563              </div>
    1756317564              <div class="refsect1" lang="en" xml:lang="en">
    17564                 <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id410204"></a>
     17565                <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id410202"></a>
    1756517566                <div class="header">Description:</div>
    1756617567                <p xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">
     
    1758517586            <div>
    1758617587              <div class="refsect1" lang="en" xml:lang="en">
    17587                 <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id410263"></a>
     17588                <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id410262"></a>
    1758817589                <div class="header">Values:</div>
    1758917590                <p><i><span xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" class="term">pid</span></i>---a non-negative integer, identifying an OS process</p>
    1759017591              </div>
    1759117592              <div class="refsect1" lang="en" xml:lang="en">
    17592                 <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id410289"></a>
     17593                <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id410288"></a>
    1759317594                <div class="header">Description:</div>
    1759417595                <p xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">
     
    1761117612            <div>
    1761217613              <div class="refsect1" lang="en" xml:lang="en">
    17613                 <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id410346"></a>
     17614                <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id410345"></a>
    1761417615                <div class="header">Values:</div>
    1761517616                <p><i><span xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" class="term">uid</span></i>---a non-negative integer, identifying a specific user
     
    1761917620              </div>
    1762017621              <div class="refsect1" lang="en" xml:lang="en">
    17621                 <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id408852"></a>
     17622                <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id408851"></a>
    1762217623                <div class="header">Description:</div>
    1762317624                <p xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">
     
    1764417645            <div>
    1764517646              <div class="refsect1" lang="en" xml:lang="en">
    17646                 <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id408921"></a>
     17647                <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id408920"></a>
    1764717648                <div class="header">Values:</div>
    1764817649                <p><i><span xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" class="term">command-line</span></i>---a string, obeying all the whitespace and
     
    1765317654              </div>
    1765417655              <div class="refsect1" lang="en" xml:lang="en">
    17655                 <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id408963"></a>
     17656                <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id408962"></a>
    1765617657                <div class="header">Description:</div>
    1765717658                <p xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">
     
    1766917670              </div>
    1767017671              <div class="refsect1" lang="en" xml:lang="en">
    17671                 <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id408997"></a>
     17672                <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id408996"></a>
    1767217673                <div class="header">Notes:</div>
    1767317674                <p xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">
     
    1769417695            <div>
    1769517696              <div class="refsect1" lang="en" xml:lang="en">
    17696                 <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id409057"></a>
     17697                <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id409056"></a>
    1769717698                <div class="header">Arguments and Values:</div>
    1769817699                <p><i><span xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" class="term">class-name</span></i>---a string which denotes an existing class name, or a
     
    1770117702              </div>
    1770217703              <div class="refsect1" lang="en" xml:lang="en">
    17703                 <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id409085"></a>
     17704                <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id409084"></a>
    1770417705                <div class="header">Description:</div>
    1770517706                <p xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Used to refer to a known ObjC class by name. (Via the use
     
    1772617727            <div>
    1772717728              <div class="refsect1" lang="en" xml:lang="en">
    17728                 <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id397372"></a>
     17729                <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id397371"></a>
    1772917730                <div class="header">Arguments and Values:</div>
    1773017731                <p><i><span xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" class="term">string</span></i>---a string constant, used to canonically refer to an
     
    1773217733              </div>
    1773317734              <div class="refsect1" lang="en" xml:lang="en">
    17734                 <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id397398"></a>
     17735                <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id397396"></a>
    1773517736                <div class="header">Description:</div>
    1773617737                <p xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Used to refer to an ObjC method selector (method name). Uses
     
    1775417755            <div>
    1775517756              <div class="refsect1" lang="en" xml:lang="en">
    17756                 <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id397464"></a>
     17757                <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id397462"></a>
    1775717758                <div class="header">Arguments and Values:</div>
    1775817759                <p><i><span xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" class="term">name-and-result-type</span></i>---either an Objective-C message name, for methods
     
    1777617777              </div>
    1777717778              <div class="refsect1" lang="en" xml:lang="en">
    17778                 <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id397545"></a>
     17779                <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id397543"></a>
    1777917780                <div class="header">Description:</div>
    1778017781                <p xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Defines an Objective-C-callable method which implements
     
    1780117802            <div>
    1780217803              <div class="refsect1" lang="en" xml:lang="en">
    17803                 <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id397628"></a>
     17804                <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id397626"></a>
    1780417805                <div class="header">Arguments and Values:</div>
    1780517806                <p><i><span xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" class="term">selector</span></i>---either a string which represents the name of the
     
    1783717838            <div>
    1783817839              <div class="refsect1" lang="en" xml:lang="en">
    17839                 <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id411348"></a>
     17840                <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id411346"></a>
    1784017841                <div class="header">Arguments and Values:</div>
    1784117842                <p xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">As per DEFINE-OBJC-METHOD</p>
    1784217843              </div>
    1784317844              <div class="refsect1" lang="en" xml:lang="en">
    17844                 <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id411359"></a>
     17845                <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id411358"></a>
    1784517846                <div class="header">Description:</div>
    1784617847                <p xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Like DEFINE-OBJC-METHOD, only used to define methods on the
     
    1788417885            <div>
    1788517886              <div class="refsect1" lang="en" xml:lang="en">
    17886                 <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id411435"></a>
     17887                <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id411434"></a>
    1788717888                <div class="header">Description:</div>
    1788817889                <p xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">This variable is currently only used by the standard reader macro
     
    1791917920            <div>
    1792017921              <div class="refsect1" lang="en" xml:lang="en">
    17921                 <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id411493"></a>
     17922                <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id411492"></a>
    1792217923                <div class="header">Description:</div>
    1792317924                <p xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Per ANSI CL, Clozure CL supports the :EXTERNAL-FORMAT keyword
     
    1796317964            <div>
    1796417965              <div class="refsect1" lang="en" xml:lang="en">
    17965                 <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id411573"></a>
     17966                <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id411572"></a>
    1796617967                <div class="header">Description:</div>
    1796717968                <p xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">The value of this variable is used when :EXTERNAL-FORMAT is
     
    1798717988            <div>
    1798817989              <div class="refsect1" lang="en" xml:lang="en">
    17989                 <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id411623"></a>
     17990                <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id411622"></a>
    1799017991                <div class="header">Superclasses:</div>
    1799117992                <p xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">NS:NS-STRING</p>
    1799217993              </div>
    1799317994              <div class="refsect1" lang="en" xml:lang="en">
    17994                 <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id411634"></a>
     17995                <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id411633"></a>
    1799517996                <div class="header">Initargs:</div>
    1799617997                <p><i><span xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" class="term">:string</span></i>---
     
    1800018001              </div>
    1800118002              <div class="refsect1" lang="en" xml:lang="en">
    18002                 <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id411661"></a>
     18003                <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id411660"></a>
    1800318004                <div class="header">Description:</div>
    1800418005                <p xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">
     
    1801818019              </div>
    1801918020              <div class="refsect1" lang="en" xml:lang="en">
    18020                 <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id411681"></a>
     18021                <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id411680"></a>
    1802118022                <div class="header">Examples:</div>
    1802218023                <p xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">
     
    1804918050              </div>
    1805018051              <div class="refsect1" lang="en" xml:lang="en">
    18051                 <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id394242"></a>
     18052                <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id394241"></a>
    1805218053                <div class="header">Notes:</div>
    1805318054                <p xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">
     
    1838918390            <div>
    1839018391              <div class="refsect1" lang="en" xml:lang="en">
    18391                 <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id411950"></a>
     18392                <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id411948"></a>
    1839218393                <div class="header">Arguments and Values:</div>
    1839318394                <p><i><span xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" class="term">type</span></i>---The type of population, one of <code xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" class="literal">:LIST</code> (the default) or <code xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" class="literal">:ALIST</code></p>
     
    1839718398              </div>
    1839818399              <div class="refsect1" lang="en" xml:lang="en">
    18399                 <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id412009"></a>
     18400                <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id412007"></a>
    1840018401                <div class="header">Description:</div>
    1840118402                <p xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Creates a new population of the specified type.</p>
     
    1841518416            <div>
    1841618417              <div class="refsect1" lang="en" xml:lang="en">
    18417                 <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id412066"></a>
     18418                <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id412064"></a>
    1841818419                <div class="header">Description:</div>
    1841918420                <p xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">returns the type of <code class="literal">population</code>, one of <code class="literal">:LIST</code> or <code class="literal">:ALIST</code></p>
     
    1843318434            <div>
    1843418435              <div class="refsect1" lang="en" xml:lang="en">
    18435                 <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id393854"></a>
     18436                <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id393851"></a>
    1843618437                <div class="header">Description:</div>
    1843718438                <p xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">returns the list encapsulated in <code class="literal">population</code>.
     
    1845618457            <div>
    1845718458              <div class="refsect1" lang="en" xml:lang="en">
    18458                 <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id412232"></a>
     18459                <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id412229"></a>
    1845918460                <div class="header">Description:</div>
    1846018461                <p xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Sets the list encapsulated in <code class="literal">population</code> to
     
    1848918490            <div>
    1849018491              <div class="refsect1" lang="en" xml:lang="en">
    18491                 <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id412316"></a>
     18492                <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id412314"></a>
    1849218493                <div class="header">Description:</div>
    1849318494                <p xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Returns the value of the kernel variable that specifies the
     
    1851018511            <div>
    1851118512              <div class="refsect1" lang="en" xml:lang="en">
    18512                 <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id394272"></a>
     18513                <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id394269"></a>
    1851318514                <div class="header">Arguments and Values:</div>
    1851418515                <p><i><span xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" class="term">new-threshold</span></i>---The requested new lisp-heap-gc-threshold.</p>
    1851518516              </div>
    1851618517              <div class="refsect1" lang="en" xml:lang="en">
    18517                 <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id394298"></a>
     18518                <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id394294"></a>
    1851818519                <div class="header">Description:</div>
    1851918520                <p xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Sets the value of the kernel variable that specifies the
     
    1853918540            <div>
    1854018541              <div class="refsect1" lang="en" xml:lang="en">
    18541                 <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id394360"></a>
     18542                <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id394356"></a>
    1854218543                <div class="header">Description:</div>
    1854318544                <p xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Tries to grow or shrink lisp's heap space, so that the
     
    1855918560            <div>
    1856018561              <div class="refsect1" lang="en" xml:lang="en">
    18561                 <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id394418"></a>
     18562                <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id394415"></a>
    1856218563                <div class="header">Arguments and Values:</div>
    1856318564                <p><i><span xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" class="term">arg</span></i>---a generalized boolean</p>
    1856418565              </div>
    1856518566              <div class="refsect1" lang="en" xml:lang="en">
    18566                 <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id394444"></a>
     18567                <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id394441"></a>
    1856718568                <div class="header">Description:</div>
    1856818569                <p xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Enables the EGC if arg is non-nil, disables the EGC
     
    1859018591            <div>
    1859118592              <div class="refsect1" lang="en" xml:lang="en">
    18592                 <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id394503"></a>
     18593                <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id394499"></a>
    1859318594                <div class="header">Description:</div>
    1859418595                <p xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Returns T if the EGC was enabled at the time of the call,
     
    1861318614            <div>
    1861418615              <div class="refsect1" lang="en" xml:lang="en">
    18615                 <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id394558"></a>
     18616                <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id394555"></a>
    1861618617                <div class="header">Description:</div>
    1861718618                <p xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Returns T if the EGC was active at the time of the call, NIL
     
    1863818639            <div>
    1863918640              <div class="refsect1" lang="en" xml:lang="en">
    18640                 <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id394616"></a>
     18641                <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id394613"></a>
    1864118642                <div class="header">Description:</div>
    1864218643                <p xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Returns, as multiple values, the sizes in kilobytes of the
     
    1866018661            <div>
    1866118662              <div class="refsect1" lang="en" xml:lang="en">
    18662                 <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id394675"></a>
     18663                <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id394672"></a>
    1866318664                <div class="header">Arguments and Values:</div>
    1866418665                <p><i><span xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" class="term">generation-0-size</span></i>---the requested threshold size of the youngest
     
    1867018671              </div>
    1867118672              <div class="refsect1" lang="en" xml:lang="en">
    18672                 <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id394730"></a>
     18673                <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id394727"></a>
    1867318674                <div class="header">Description:</div>
    1867418675                <p xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">If the EGC is currently disabled, puts the indicated
     
    1869218693            <div>
    1869318694              <div class="refsect1" lang="en" xml:lang="en">
    18694                 <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id394795"></a>
     18695                <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id394792"></a>
    1869518696                <div class="header">Arguments and Values:</div>
    1869618697                <p><i><span xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" class="term">arg</span></i>---a generalized boolean</p>
    1869718698              </div>
    1869818699              <div class="refsect1" lang="en" xml:lang="en">
    18699                 <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id394821"></a>
     18700                <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id394818"></a>
    1870018701                <div class="header">Description:</div>
    1870118702                <p xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Tries to influence the GC to retain/recycle the pages
     
    1872218723            <div>
    1872318724              <div class="refsect1" lang="en" xml:lang="en">
    18724                 <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id394879"></a>
     18725                <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id394876"></a>
    1872518726                <div class="header">Description:</div>
    1872618727                <p xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Returns T if the GC tries to retain pages between full GCs
     
    1887718878                <dt>
    1887818879                  <span class="sect2">
    18879                     <a href="#id404491">16.7.2. Recommended Reading</a>
     18880                    <a href="#id404492">16.7.2. Recommended Reading</a>
    1888018881                  </span>
    1888118882                </dt>
     
    2015320154                <li>
    2015420155                  <p>To support a feature called <span class="emphasis"><em>GCTWA
    20155                 <sup>[<a id="id403223" href="#ftn.id403223">1</a>]</sup>
     20156                <sup>[<a id="id403225" href="#ftn.id403225">1</a>]</sup>
    2015620157                    , </em></span>the vector that contains the internal
    2015720158                  symbols of the current package is marked on entry to the
     
    2028620287            <hr width="100" align="left" />
    2028720288            <div xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" class="footnote">
    20288               <p><sup>[<a id="ftn.id403223" href="#id403223">1</a>] </sup>I believe that the acronym comes from MACLISP,
     20289              <p><sup>[<a id="ftn.id403225" href="#id403225">1</a>] </sup>I believe that the acronym comes from MACLISP,
    2028920290                            where it stood for "Garbage Collection of Truly
    2029020291                            Worthless Atoms".</p>
     
    2034620347        generations looking for such intergenerational references, the
    2034720348        runtime system must note all such intergenerational references
    20348         at the point where they're created (via Setf).<sup>[<a id="id404278" href="#ftn.id404278">2</a>]</sup> The
     20349        at the point where they're created (via Setf).<sup>[<a id="id404280" href="#ftn.id404280">2</a>]</sup> The
    2034920350        set of pointers that may contain intergenerational references is
    2035020351        sometimes called <span class="emphasis"><em>the remembered set</em></span>.</p>
     
    2039320394        that might introduce an intergenerational reference must be
    2039420395        memoized.
    20395         <sup>[<a id="id404347" href="#ftn.id404347">3</a>]</sup> It's always safe to
     20396        <sup>[<a id="id404349" href="#ftn.id404349">3</a>]</sup> It's always safe to
    2039620397        push any cons cell or gvector locative onto the memo stack;
    2039720398        it's never safe to push anything else.
     
    2041420415            <hr width="100" align="left" />
    2041520416            <div xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" class="footnote">
    20416               <p><sup>[<a id="ftn.id404278" href="#id404278">2</a>] </sup>This is
     20417              <p><sup>[<a id="ftn.id404280" href="#id404280">2</a>] </sup>This is
    2041720418            sometimes called "The Write Barrier": all assignments which
    2041820419            might result in intergenerational references must be noted, as
     
    2042020421            </div>
    2042120422            <div xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" class="footnote">
    20422               <p><sup>[<a id="ftn.id404347" href="#id404347">3</a>] </sup>Note that the implicit setfs that occur when
     20423              <p><sup>[<a id="ftn.id404349" href="#id404349">3</a>] </sup>Note that the implicit setfs that occur when
    2042320424        initializing an object - as in the case of a call to cons or
    2042420425        vector - can't introduce intergenerational references, since
     
    2053620537              <div>
    2053720538                <div>
    20538                   <h3 class="title"><a id="id404491"></a>16.7.2. Recommended Reading</h3>
     20539                  <h3 class="title"><a id="id404492"></a>16.7.2. Recommended Reading</h3>
    2053920540                </div>
    2054020541              </div>
     
    2094920950            <div>
    2095020951              <div class="refsect1" lang="en" xml:lang="en">
    20951                 <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id362876"></a>
     20952                <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id333344"></a>
    2095220953                <div class="header">Description:</div>
    2095320954                <p xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">When true, attempts to redefine (via DEFUN or DEFMETHOD)
     
    2097420975            <div>
    2097520976              <div class="refsect1" lang="en" xml:lang="en">
    20976                 <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id396482"></a>
     20977                <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id362881"></a>
    2097720978                <div class="header">Description:</div>
    2097820979                <p xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Arranges that the outermost special bindings of *PACKAGE*
     
    2099820999            <div>
    2099921000              <div class="refsect1" lang="en" xml:lang="en">
    21000                 <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id410712"></a>
     21001                <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id393325"></a>
    2100121002                <div class="header">Description:</div>
    2100221003                <p xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Arranges that the outermost special bindings of *PACKAGE*
     
    2102121022            <div>
    2102221023              <div class="refsect1" lang="en" xml:lang="en">
    21023                 <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id342136"></a>
     21024                <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id395754"></a>
    2102421025                <div class="header">Description:</div>
    2102521026                <p xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">This variable is initialized each time an Clozure CL session
     
    2104621047            <div>
    2104721048              <div class="refsect1" lang="en" xml:lang="en">
    21048                 <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id339429"></a>
     21049                <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id397694"></a>
    2104921050                <div class="header">Description:</div>
    2105021051                <p xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Returns non-NIL if AltiVec is available.</p>
     
    2106421065            <div>
    2106521066              <div class="refsect1" lang="en" xml:lang="en">
    21066                 <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id379784"></a>
     21067                <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id335434"></a>
    2106721068                <div class="header">Description:</div>
    2106821069                <p xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Intended to control the expansion of certain lap macros.
     
    2108621087            <div>
    2108721088              <div class="refsect1" lang="en" xml:lang="en">
    21088                 <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id403499"></a>
     21089                <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id395272"></a>
    2108921090                <div class="header">Arguments and Values:</div>
    2109021091                <p><i><span xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" class="term">reglist</span></i>---A list of vector register names (vr0 .. vr31).</p>
     
    2109221093              </div>
    2109321094              <div class="refsect1" lang="en" xml:lang="en">
    21094                 <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id403540"></a>
     21095                <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id395313"></a>
    2109521096                <div class="header">Description:</div>
    2109621097                <p xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Specifies the set of AltiVec registers used in body. If
     
    2111821119            <div>
    2111921120              <div class="refsect1" lang="en" xml:lang="en">
    21120                 <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id395242"></a>
     21121                <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id379800"></a>
    2112121122                <div class="header">Arguments and Values:</div>
    2112221123                <p><i><span xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" class="term">base</span></i>---Any available general-purpose register.</p>
     
    2112721128              </div>
    2112821129              <div class="refsect1" lang="en" xml:lang="en">
    21129                 <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id335443"></a>
     21130                <a xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" id="id403360"></a>
    2113021131                <div class="header">Description:</div>
    2113121132                <p xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Generates code which allocates a 16-byte aligned buffer
     
    2177621777      <a href="#Symbol-Index">Symbol Index</a>
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