[racket] structure question

From: andrew cooke (andrew at acooke.org)
Date: Wed Dec 8 07:54:24 EST 2010

Manfred Lotz <manfred.lotz at ...> writes:
> In Common Lisp I can define something like this:
> (defvar *db* nil)
> (defun make-book (&key author title)
>   (list :author author :title title))
> (defun add-record (book) (push book *db*))
> (add-record (make-book :author "John Grisham" :title "The Client"))
> I like to use field names like in the example above. Can I do this in
> racket?

I may be misunderstanding, but are "keywords" what you are looking for?

>From that page:
"Keywords are intended for use (unquoted) as special markers in argument lists
and in certain syntactic forms"

(I am new to Racket and just reading through the docs)


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