[Ecls-list] SBCL Sockets in ecl will not take string as buffer?

Peter Enerccio enerccio at gmail.com
Mon Jan 7 15:50:15 UTC 2013

Isnt there unicode string -> base string decoding function?
Or is the only option to recompile ECL without unicode?

2013/1/7 Juan Jose Garcia-Ripoll <juanjose.garciaripoll at gmail.com>

> On Mon, Jan 7, 2013 at 4:45 PM, Peter Enerccio <enerccio at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Hello, I am trying to use SB-BSD-SOCKETS in ecl, however, since there is
>> no documentation about that, I am using documentation on SBCL webpage
>> (which is supposed to be the same for sockets), however, SOCKET-SEND
>> according to help on sbcl webpage can accept string as buffer, however,
>> this method is failing for me in ecl:
> Most likely this is due to the fact that the string is not a base-string,
> but a unicode-string. In that circumstance the C routine cannot cope with
> the buffer pointer and the FFI refuses to perform the appropriate C call.
> I am not sure how to proceed on this.
> Juanjo
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Bc. Peter Vaňušanik
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