Problems with DEFSYSTEM-DEPENDS-ON
evenson at panix.com
Sun Apr 1 12:02:54 UTC 2018
The usage of DEFSYSTEM-DEPENDS-ON to specify dependencies that will be
satisfied by QL:QUICKLOAD no longer seems to be working in asdf-3.3.1.
It used to be the case that to use the [PROVE testing framework], it was
sufficient to place a
clause in the secondary system to be tested, and then upon a QL:QUICKLOAD of this system,
the dependency on PROVE was then resolved via a network download from Quicklisp.
I believe this was working with asdf-3.2, but testing that assumption is a little hard as
asdf-3.3 refuses to degrade itself with a downgrade, and all my systems are running asdf-3.3.
Maybe something in Quicklisp changed as well?
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