[Ecls-list] slowdown using Slime
dherring at tentpost.com
Thu Apr 5 02:42:57 UTC 2012
I'm running Slime on ECL, and both were updated about a week old right
now. There are often noticeable pauses when typing in a source buffer.
I'm not sure whether this is a new behavior; I had been doing most
interactive development under SBCL for the past year, and my Slime was
almost two years old.
One of the pauses occurs when editing a make-instance form in a source
buffer. Every time I type a key in a make-instance form, there is a pause
and a string prints in the slime-repl buffer. Cursor key or text doesn't
>From a cursory read of swank-ecl.lisp, it appears that the
swank-mop:c-a-m-u-c normally calls clos:c-a-m-u-c, but this has been
disabled in ECL. I uninterned this symbol from swank-mop in my Slime
session; either that or something else I did "fixed" the problem for the
Is there a proper solution?
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