[asdf-devel] Recompiling SBCL contribs

Attila Lendvai attila.lendvai at gmail.com
Sun Nov 3 07:04:19 UTC 2013

> My point of view is that anything that makes
> system construction non-deterministic, conditional on the environment,
> sensitive to the order in which things are defined or otherwise surprising
> or hard to track is only going to make things harder in the end.

my painful memories loudly add a big +1 for that.

we moved to the foo+bar explicit dependency solution after we spent
way too much time debugging stupid things that e.g. depended on inode
order in the filesystem...

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