Running examples from REPL

Pascal Bourguignon pjb at
Sun Jun 4 22:28:31 UTC 2017

> On 4 Jun 2017, at 23:15, Ivan Truskov <trus19 at> wrote:
> Hello
> I am trying to have a go with ECL. I have built ECL on windows 10
> machine with 64-bit Visual Studio (community version) and i am trying to
> run example on build that comes with the source code.
> In open window of ecl.exe, i go to the folder, and call load on
> "readme.lisp". Then, on the first lines of it, i recieve the following
> error and the execution stops. Error as follows:
>> Condition of type: SIMPLE-ERROR
>> In COMPILE-FILE-PATHNAME, the type OBJECT is unsupported.
>> Available restarts:
>> 1. (RESTART-TOPLEVEL) Go back to Top-Level REPL.
>> Broken at SI:BYTECODES. [Evaluation of: (C::COMPILER-CC "hello_aux.c"
>> (COMPILE-FILE-PATHNAME "hello_aux.c" :TYPE :OBJECT))] In: #<process
>> File:
>> #P"C:/Users/Kurvivor/Development/ecl-16.1.3/examples/build/readme.lisp"
>> (Position #1054)
> How can i get past this error?
> Related question: how do i set up the compiler used and compiler
> environment? How do i check it (determine what current setings are)?

Works for me.

I have (require :cmp) in ~/.eclrc ; perhaps that’s what you’re missing?

__Pascal J. Bourguignon__

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