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A dispatching topic is a topic which has a fixed name and always exists. Dispatching topics provide dispatching capabilities, whereby appropriate application-supplied code is executed for each supported transaction. Dispatch topics are defined using define-dde-dispatch-topic .



define-dde-dispatch-topic name &key server topic-name

The macro define-dde-dispatch-topic defines a dispatching topic. Note that the server implementation also provides some dispatching capabilities.

LispWorks User Guide - 11 Mar 2008