[asdf-devel] Problem with pathnames with name component = ""

Robert Goldman rpgoldman at sift.info
Mon Jul 20 15:01:21 UTC 2009

Robert Goldman wrote:
> I have found out how this problem has seeped into ASDF --- ASDF-INSTALL,
> at least the version I have (I am checking now to see if there's an
> improved version) --- seeds asdf:*central-registry* with pathnames with
> :name = "".  This is done by the directorify function in installer.lisp.
> Investigating further.
> Perhaps this behavior should simply be stamped out of ASDF-install....

Oh, crumbs.  This has been fixed in ASDF-install.

Reminding me painfully that I have no routine for polling for useful
updates to my ASDF libraries.


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