[armedbear-devel] Cannot get abcl 1.0.1 working with slime

Alessio Stalla alessiostalla at gmail.com
Fri Apr 6 07:54:09 UTC 2012

On Thu, Apr 5, 2012 at 3:14 PM, Stas Boukarev <stassats at gmail.com> wrote:
> Arnaud Bailly <arnaud.oqube at gmail.com> writes:
>> Hello,
>> I am trying to use ABCL 1.0.1 with slime under emacs and get the
>> following errors:
>> (progn (load "/usr/share/common-lisp/source/slime/swank-loader.lisp"
>> :verbose t) (funcall (read-from-string "swank-loader:init")) (funcall
>> (read-from-string "swank:start-server") "/tmp/slime.3985"
>> :coding-system "iso-latin-1-unix"))
>> Armed Bear Common Lisp 1.0.1-svn-13750-13751
>> Java 1.6.0_26 Sun Microsystems Inc.
>> Java HotSpot(TM) 64-Bit Server VM
>> Low-level initialization completed in 0.297 seconds.
>> Startup completed in 0.935 seconds.
>> Type ":help" for a list of available commands.
>> CL-USER(1): ; Loading /usr/share/common-lisp/source/slime/swank-loader.lisp ...
>> Error loading /usr/share/common-lisp/source/slime/swank-loader.lisp at
>> line 143 (offset 5611)
>> #<THREAD "interpreter" {33E136A8}>: Debugger invoked on condition of
>>   The package "ASDF" can't be found.
>> Restarts:
>>   0: TOP-LEVEL Return to top level.
>> [1] SWANK-LOADER(2):
> The problem is caused by debian packaged slime, which, apparently, uses
> ASDF to load slime. Use slime from Quicklisp instead.

Also, be aware that java -jar overrides any other user-provided
classpath options, so the -cp switch is ignored.

Some gratuitous spam:

http://ripple-project.org Ripple, social credit system
http://villages.cc Villages.cc, Ripple-powered community economy
http://common-lisp.net/project/armedbear ABCL, Common Lisp on the JVM
http://code.google.com/p/tapulli my current open source projects
http://www.manydesigns.com/ ManyDesigns Portofino, open source
model-driven Java web application framework

More information about the armedbear-devel mailing list