[slime-devel] Re: slime working with sbcl 1.0.16 win32 ?

Chisheng Huang cph at chi-square-works.com
Tue Apr 22 20:50:11 UTC 2008

"Tobias C. Rittweiler" <tcr at freebits.de> writes:

> Chisheng Huang <cph at chi-square-works.com> writes:
>> Hi,
>> Has anybody tried to run SBCL 1.0.16 Win32 with Slime?  After I did
>> M-x slime, the mini buffer printed out "spawning child process: invalid
>> argument".   I tried Slime with 1.0.16 and of SBCL Win32 and
>> both did not work.  Any idea?
> AFAIK, SBCL does not support threads on Windows. You have to use a
> different communication style.

Thanks for the info.

I forgot to mention that SBCL Win32 works with Slime
without any problem.  I also set SWANK:*COMMUNICATION-STYLE* to
NIL explicitly (for both and 1.0.16.*).



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