[asdf-devel] prepare-op

Zach Beane xach at xach.com
Tue Dec 18 13:46:07 UTC 2012

Faré <fahree at gmail.com> writes:

> On Mon, Dec 17, 2012 at 2:19 PM, Christophe Rhodes <csr21 at cantab.net> wrote:
>> Zach Beane <xach at xach.com> writes:
>>> Faré <fahree at gmail.com> writes:
>>>> OK, this is now committed as of ASDF 2.26.21 and POIU 1.29.3.
>>>> It's slightly smaller, it's much cleaner, and it all works.
>>>> I hope I have not broken users — please test.
>>>> Casualties of the cleanup were :feature and :if-component-dep-fails.
>>>> They were just horrible things.
>>> FYI, the sb-rotate-byte contrib in SBCL uses :if-component-dep-fails.
>> What is the correct way now to indicate that a file is part of a system,
>> but should only be compiled if a given feature is present?
> It appears that the SBCL contrib SB-ROTATE-BYTE uses :IF-COMPONENT-DEP-FAILS.
> In the spirit of not breaking everyone's existing SBCL installation,
> I have implemented *limited* compatibility with :IF-COMPONENT-DEP-FAILS
> in ASDF 2.26.27, sufficient to cover the usage observed in the wild.

I'm trying to build my software with 2.26.28, and I get this:

    ASDF could not load sb-cover because
    error opening #P"/usr/local/lib/sbcl/sb-md5/md5-ASDF-TMP.fasl":
      Permission denied.

What should I do?


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