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8.11.10 Generic Function Invocation

There is a detailed and customizable protocol involved in the process of invoking a generic function — i.e., in the process of deciding which of the generic function’s methods are applicable to the current arguments, and which one of those to apply. Here is a summary diagram of the generic functions involved.

apply-generic (generic)

We do not yet have full documentation for these. Please refer to the code (oop/goops.scm) for details.