[slime-devel] Re: bit-vectors

Helmut Eller heller at common-lisp.net
Wed Aug 27 17:58:57 UTC 2008

* Stas Boukarev [2008-08-23 07:15+0200] writes:

> On 8/22/08, Stas Boukarev <stassats at gmail.com> wrote:
>> When I place cursor after special variable containing bit-vector,
>>  slime tries to display it whole in minibuffer, which is slow and if
>>  size of vector is very large it may crash slime:
>>  (defparameter *foo* (make-array 20000000 :element-type 'bit))
>>  *FOO*
> The following patch should fix the problem. It's also possible to have
> long symbols, but i think it's very uncommon.

I committed something similar which truncates the output if it takes
more than one line or 75 characters.


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