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+;# $Id: gensym.pl,v 3.0 1993/08/18 12:10:24 ram Exp $
+;#
+;# Copyright (c) 1991-1993, Raphael Manfredi
+;#
+;# You may redistribute only under the terms of the Artistic Licence,
+;# as specified in the README file that comes with the distribution.
+;# You may reuse parts of this distribution only within the terms of
+;# that same Artistic Licence; a copy of which may be found at the root
+;# of the source tree for dist 3.0.
+;#
+;# $Log: gensym.pl,v $
+;# Revision 3.0 1993/08/18 12:10:24 ram
+;# Baseline for dist 3.0 netwide release.
+;#
+;#
+# Create a new symbol name each time it is invoked. That name is suitable for
+# usage as a perl variable name.
+sub gensym {
+ $Gensym = 'AAAAA' unless $Gensym;
+ $Gensym++;
+}
+