[slime-devel] *BUFFER-OFFSET* problem on SBCL

Tobias C. Rittweiler tcr at freebits.de
Sat Mar 7 10:16:16 UTC 2009

Christian Lynbech <christian at defun.dk> writes:

> The newly introduced *BUFFER-OFFSET* is not defined on SBCL.
> The problem is that swank-sbcl contains this:
>         (defvar *buffer-offset*)
> but it must look like this
>         (defvar *buffer-offset* nil)
> to actually introduce a variable.
> It is a little unclear to me exactly when the problem manifests
> itself. I have sofar only seen it in combination with compilation of
> systems in which a file had a superflous parenthesis.

The actual problem was something else. Fixed in CVS. Thanks for
reporting this!,


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