Strange behavior with :function output translations and custom output-files method

Robert Goldman rpgoldman at
Sun Oct 9 16:46:27 UTC 2016

On 10/8/16 Oct 8 -1:34 AM, Jason Miller wrote:
> Hi,
> I reduced a  testcase from the metacopy-with-contextl .asd file.  It
> defines an output-files method to rename the .fasl so that it can
> compile the same lisp files with different features set.
> This worked fine when I was using normal output translations, but when I
> switched to a :function output translation, it failed.  I'm not sure if
> this is a bug in asdf, a bug in my output translation function or a bug
> in metacopy, so I'm posting it here for some advice.
> Test-case is in a tarball below.  There is a shell script ""
> which invokes sbcl twice.  The first time the output translation is left
> unaltered, the second time it specifies a :function translator for all
> paths, and this causes an error.
> -Jason

I've put this on the Launchpad as a new bug.

Jason -- will you please register there so that you can see follow-ups?


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