[asdf-devel] Three queries ..

Daniel Herring dherring at tentpost.com
Wed Aug 5 01:38:17 UTC 2009

On Tue, 4 Aug 2009, Greg Bennett wrote:
> My mk-defsystem files contain the two keywords
> :source-pathname  and :binary-pathname
> As far as I can see, :pathname in asdf plays the role of :source-pathname.
> I have been unable to find examples of the use of :output-files in asdf.
> This option
> seems to provide the role of :binary-pathname in mk-defsystem.
> Currently, all our project's binary files are stored in their own tree
> with its own root but with
> the structure of the source tree maintained.

A few thoughts:
- ASDF generally stores fasls next to the source files.
- Don't force users to install code in a particular location; their 
computer may be organized differently than yours.
- Take a look at asdf-binary-locations.


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