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Re: [O] [babel] What is `, (backquote comma)?

From: Nick Dokos
Subject: Re: [O] [babel] What is `, (backquote comma)?
Date: Wed, 21 Sep 2011 14:45:50 -0400

Thorsten <address@hidden> wrote:

> Hi List, 
> in org-babel-expand-body:scheme (and
> e.g. org-babel-expand-body:emacs-lisp) I encounter something like this:
> (lambda (var)  (format "%S" (print `(,(car var) ',(cdr var)))))
> While this part
> `(,(car var) ...)
> is explained in the manual (backquote and unquote), this part
> `(... ',(cdr var))
> is a bit mysterious to me, and I do not find information about
> backquote( ... backquote comma ())

BTW, the second tick is a quote, not a backquote.


> in the manuals or the web.
> Is that Emacs Lisp? What does that mean?
> Cheers
> Thorsten

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