[slime-devel] Difficulty connecting to external process

Helmut Eller heller at common-lisp.net
Sun Apr 17 12:59:11 UTC 2005

Dan Knapp <dk-apple at accela.net> writes:

>    In the host process, I load Slime through asdf, then I start it by
> invoking
> (setq swank:*use-dedicated-output-stream* nil)
> (swank:create-server :port 9090 :dont-close t :style nil)

So far, so good.  The style argument isn't needed, but shouldn't
prevent SLIME from working.

> ;; Connection to Emacs lost.
> ;; [Short read: length=3158064  pos=58]
>    Both processes happen to be on the same computer, but are using
> different
> copies of the same version of Slime (one of them is inside a .app
> bundle...),
> in case that's relevant.

Are you sure they are the same version?  The error message looks as if
one end is using an old version of the protocol.


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