[asdf-devel] ASDF 2.26 in Quicklisp

Faré fahree at gmail.com
Wed Nov 28 04:43:25 UTC 2012

On Tue, Nov 27, 2012 at 10:59 PM, Robert Goldman <rpgoldman at sift.info> wrote:
> On 11/27/12 Nov 27 -9:54 PM, Faré wrote:
>>> There are quite a few references like this:
>>>   * :around-compile attribute
>>>   * :compile-check argument
>>>   * :encoding attribute
>>>   * :force-not feature
>>> etc, etc.
>>> I'm not sure where those attributes, arguments, and features are meant
>>> to be used. Examples would go a long way in explaining the context in
>>> which each thing might be used.
>> Indeed. I'll try to update the ASDF docs and provide links to public
>> examples of usage of these features.
> If you would like, I would be happy to try to help with the texinfo.
> Sorry to have been so unavailable to help: I am having all sorts of
> family events, some good, some bad, and they have left me with little
> time to contribute to ASDF.
> Cheers,
> r
I did a very quick pass at documenting compile-check, force-not,
require-system, *load-system-operation*. Nothing great, but better
than nothing.

Yes, another major pass at fixing asdf.texinfo would be great.

Robert, I hope everything is now going well with your family.

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