[slime-devel] Slime often freezes Emacs on bugs

Helmut Eller heller at common-lisp.net
Mon Mar 9 11:48:08 UTC 2009

* Antonio Pereira [2009-03-09 05:17+0100] writes:

> I am using SBCL and Slime on windows.? When I make a mistake and Lisp goes to
> the debugger, the slime-repl often freezes Emacs. I will try to reproduce the
> error here:

Well, the problem is that SBCL's READ-CHAR-NO-HANG doesn't work
correctly on Windows.  It's not exactly easy to work around that.

Maybe you can use Clozure CL until the issue gets fixed in SBCL.


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