A generic function used by
to write an integer to a binary stream.
The generic function
is used by
, and writes an integer to the binary stream specified by
A method must be implemented for all binary subclasses of buffered-stream that handle output. A typical implementation will convert the integer to a character using
and call stream-write-char.
A method should be defined for all subclasses of fundamental-binary-output-stream.
LispWorks Reference Manual - 6 Apr 2005