[Ecls-list] Does SLIME need contrib/sockets/sockets.lisp?

Juan Jose Garcia-Ripoll juanjose.garciaripoll at googlemail.com
Sun Dec 7 20:53:02 UTC 2008

On Sat, Dec 6, 2008 at 5:41 PM, Erik Winkels <aerique at xs4all.nl> wrote:
> I had to add a bunch of casts to contrib/sockets/sockets.lisp to make
> ECL compile in MinGW32 g++ 3.4.5 on Vista.

Could I have those changes to incorporate them in the next release?

> Now there's a test.lisp in
> that same directory but I'm not sure if I can use that to test
> sockets.lisp (either that or Vista is giving me problems with permissions).

I guess that you can use it. There might be some changes to the file
at the beginning, specially the lines for loading sockets and the test

> So I'm basically wondering if SLIME needs sockets.lisp since I have got
> SLIME running proper on my machine, so that would be a bit of a test.

Slime does use sockets. There is a (require 'sockets) in swank-ecl.lisp


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