[slime-devel] Incomplete REPL functionality

Stas Boukarev stassats at gmail.com
Thu Aug 20 09:43:16 UTC 2009

Slobodan Milnović <slobodan.milnovic at gmail.com> writes:

> Hi,
> Platform: MS Windows XP, SP3
> SBCL 1.0.29 (binaries downloaded from the www.sbcl.org)
> emacs 23.1 (binaries downloaded from the
> http://ftp.gnu.org/pub/gnu/emacs/windows/)
> slime - http://common-lisp.net/project/slime/snapshots/slime-current.tgz
> (18. 08., 19. 08. and 20. 08.)
> When slime starts, there is no banner animation, and while I can use
> the REPL, it doesn't complete anything, and the *inferior-lisp* buffer
> acts more like an regular text buffer than an interactive REPL
> session. The same thing happens when I use the cygwin on the same
> computer, with emacs 21.2.1, and clisp 2.46. The emacs configuration
> is the same (except the inferior-lisp-program of course). I have added
> both slime-repl and slime-fancy, just in case. Also, I have tried with
> just (slime-setup) and (slime-setup '(slime-repl)), and there are
> still REPL problems. Ok, banner is not so importand (althoug I really
> like it :) ), but the REPL is. I don't know when the problems started,
> because it has been a few months that I have run slime, and that was
> on another computer under the ubuntu with ubuntu slime package.
> This is my emacs configuration, and in the attachment you will find
> the result of the initial slime start (compilation and stuff) within
> the *inferior-lisp* buffer, and the content of the *slime-events*
> buffer.
> Emacs configuration:
> (setq inferior-lisp-program "sbcl")
> (add-to-list 'load-path "C:/Program Files/slime/")
> (add-to-list 'load-path "C:/Program Files/slime/contrib/")
> (require 'slime)
> (require 'slime-autoloads)
> (slime-setup '(slime-fancy slime-repl slime-autodoc slime-banner
> slime-editing-commands slime-fancy-inspector slime-presentations
> slime-presentation-streams slime-references slime-xref-browser
> slime-highlight-edits))
I'd blame slime-autoloads. Don't require them.

And of all list in slime-setup almost everything is included in
slime-fancy, except slime-banner slime-presentation-streams

With best regards, Stas.

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