[slime-devel] Re: Evaluate forms from within Lisp buffers and displaying the result in the REPL

Nikodemus Siivola nikodemus at random-state.net
Fri Apr 20 14:33:15 UTC 2007

Marco Baringer wrote:

> this would only make sense, imho, if evaling code in the buffers
> respected the repl's *package*, *readtable*, etc. and updated *, **,
> ***, +, ++, etc.
> is this what you're suggesting? i'm not sure i like it, it's nice to
> have some code in the repl which tests a function and have recompiling
> that function not upset the state of the repl. however if we allowed
> multiple, independant, repls this wouldn't be such a problem.

I don't know Rainer wants, but I've often enough hoped that C-x C-e
updated * &co. Because of that I now more often use C-c I then C-x C-e...

C-c C-c should of course not touch * &co.


  -- Nikodemus

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