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Function FIND-ALL-SYMBOLS

Syntax

  • find-all-symbols stringsymbols

Arguments and Values

Description

find-all-symbols searches every registered package for symbols that have a name that is the same (under string=) as string. A list of all such symbols is returned. Whether or how the list is ordered is implementation-dependent.

Examples

(find-all-symbols 'car)

(CAR)

or (CAR VEHICLES:CAR)

or (VEHICLES:CAR CAR)

(intern "CAR" (make-package 'temp :use nil))

TEMP::CAR NIL

(find-all-symbols 'car)

(TEMP::CAR CAR)

or (CAR TEMP::CAR)

or (TEMP::CAR CAR VEHICLES:CAR)

or (CAR TEMP::CAR VEHICLES:CAR)

Side Effects

None.

Affected By

None.

Exceptional Situations

None.

See Also

Notes

None.

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