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;;; -*- Mode: Emacs-Lisp -*-

;;; ilisp-val.el --

;;; This file is part of ILISP.
;;; Version: 5.10.1
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;;; Copyright (C) 1990, 1991, 1992, 1993 Chris McConnell
;;;               1993, 1994 Ivan Vasquez
;;;               1994, 1995, 1996 Marco Antoniotti and Rick Busdiecker
;;;               1996-2000 Marco Antoniotti and Rick Campbell
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;;;
;;; ILISP buffer value interface
;;;
;;;

;;;
(defun ilisp-value (variable &optional no-error-p)
  "Return the value of VARIABLE in the ILISP buffer.
If NO-ERROR-P is NIL, then an error will be signalled if VARIABLE is nil."
  (save-excursion
    (set-buffer (ilisp-buffer))
    (let ((value (eval variable)))
      (if value
	  value
	  (if no-error-p
	      nil
	      (error "%s is not defined." variable))))))

;;;
(defun set-ilisp-value (variable value)
  "Set the value of VARIABLE in the ILISP buffer."
  (save-excursion
    (set-buffer (ilisp-buffer))
    (set variable value)))

;;; end of file -- ilisp-val.el --