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find-package (Function)

— Function: find-package name package
Arguments and Values:

name—a string designator or a package object.

package—a package object or nil.


If name is a string designator, find-package locates and returns the package whose name or nickname is name. This search is case sensitive. If there is no such package, find-package returns nil.

If name is a package object, that package object is returned.

 (find-package 'common-lisp)  #<PACKAGE "COMMON-LISP">
 (find-package 'not-there)  NIL
Affected By:

The set of packages created by the implementation.

defpackage, delete-package, make-package, rename-package

See Also: