[slime-devel] Some xemacs issues/fixes

Helmut Eller heller at common-lisp.net
Sat Aug 15 07:39:38 UTC 2009

* Raymond Toy [2009-08-15 04:42+0200] writes:

> I'll take a look at next-single-char-property-change.  And I'm currently
> using xemacs 21.5.29.

I there an easy way to build XEmacs from source?  I mean a way that
doesn't require me to mess around with the f'ing package system and that
makes the .el files accessible?

> You're right.  I thought it was working, but, in fact, it prints
> messages about Elisp functions.
> The slime typeout window, however, does print the correct thing.  It's
> kind of funny.  If I type "(push " in the repl, the minibuffer gives the
> elisp definition, but the typeout window has the Lisp (cmucl) definition.

Space triggers the Slime command that displays the correct arglist.
eldoc runs from a timer or post-command-hook.

I'll disable slime-autodoc for XEmacs as it is based and eldoc and the
eldoc in XEmacs is from 2003 which doesn't have the hooks needed for


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