Composition of Uncoordinated Working Sets of Modules

Erik Arvidsson erik.arvidsson at
Mon Jun 7 12:10:55 PDT 2010

On Mon, Jun 7, 2010 at 10:35, Kris Kowal <kris.kowal at> wrote:

> Another thing that Ihab clarified which merits a full
> section on the wiki is the dynamic scoping of lexical module
> names.

This is a common misconception. Simple modules is using static lexical
scoping, not dynamic scoping. The thing that might be confusing is that the
loaded module is defined in the lexical scope of the module that loaded it.

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