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Standard Generic Function MAKE-INSTANCE

Syntax

  • make-instance class &rest initargs &key &allow-other-keysinstance

Method Signatures

Arguments and Values

Description

The generic function make-instance creates and returns a new instance of the given class.

If the second of the above methods is selected, that method invokes make-instance on the arguments (find-class class) and initargs.

The initialization arguments are checked within make-instance.

The generic function make-instance may be used as described in \secref\ObjectCreationAndInit.

Affected By

None.

Exceptional Situations

If any of the initialization arguments has not been declared as valid, an error of type error is signaled.

See Also

Notes

None.

\issue{INITIALIZATION-FUNCTION-KEYWORD-CHECKING}