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25.2.25 short-site-name, long-site-name Function

short-site-name < no arguments >    description

long-site-name < no arguments >    description

Arguments and Values:
description - a string or nil.

short-site-name and long-site-name return a string that identifies the physical location of the computer hardware, or nil if no appropriate description can be produced.

 "MIT AI Lab"
 "MIT Artificial Intelligence Laboratory"
OR"CMU Computer Science Department"

Affected By:
The implementation, the location of the computer hardware, and the installation/configuration process.

Allegro CL Implementation Details:
short-site-name tries to return a string whose value is an unqualified hostname of the machine on which the current Lisp image is executing. long-site-name simply calls short-site-name.

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