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24.3.3 Side-effects of stepping

When the Stepper steps a definition for the first time, it evaluates it.

This will not normally alter the behavior of your program, but there are three situations where this will cause unexpected behavior:

LispWorks IDE User Guide (Macintosh version) - 25 Nov 2011