ASDF is 3.2 release candidate

Anton Vodonosov avodonosov at
Thu Dec 29 05:10:19 UTC 2016

29.12.2016, 08:03, "Faré" <fahree at>:
> On Wed, Dec 28, 2016 at 11:50 PM, Anton Vodonosov <avodonosov at> wrote:
>>>  You're in luck: ASDF 3.2.0's new uiop:launch-program supports running
>>>  asynchronously and getting the process ID — at least if you run on
>>>  SBCL and other good implementations.
>>  Cool. (I use CCL - is it supported?).
> Yes, CCL is supported. Mind that CCL's background thread will read
> from stdin in competition with any interactive subprocess you run,
> though, unless you use my single-threaded-ccl to refrain from running
> that thread (at which point you have to manually flush stdout and
> stderr).
>>>  And you only need that on the master Lisp that launches the other
>>>  subprocesses, so it doesn't have to work on all platforms.
>>  Yes. CCL on various OSes is needed, do you think it will work?
>>  Also, it's desirable the target file to be appended, not overwriten.
>>  Is that possible currently?
> I believe that :append is indeed possible with CCL and launch-program,
> but you'd have to double-check.

OK, thanks.

>>>  NB: If you're not using it yet, you might be interested in the
>>>  lisp-invocation library.

Yes, the library is interesting, similar to what I do.

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