LOGICAL-PATHNAMES output locations

Faré fahree at gmail.com
Mon May 22 16:42:13 UTC 2017

On Mon, May 22, 2017 at 11:29 AM, Mark Evenson <evenson at panix.com> wrote:
> In spite of Faré's resistance to supporting LOGICAL-PATHNAMEs in ASDF, I
> would ask for help in using the current capabilities documented for
> ASDF-3.2.
Well, ASDF already does heroics to keep logical-pathnames working, and
we accept reasonable patches.

> What is the right well to specify my own OUTPUT-TRANSLATIONS mechanism?
The recommended API is to define a method for output-files, possibly
:around, that does your translations and returns T as second value.

Alternatively, you can subvert the entire
uiop:*output-translation-function*, though this has to happen after
you load asdf yet before you use it.

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