[slime-devel] slime debugger string length cutoff, bad default and how to control it

Attila Lendvai attila.lendvai at gmail.com
Mon Nov 28 16:40:59 UTC 2011

>>> I can predict my terminal width high accuracy.
>> *your* terminal width.
> And your terminal width is better than mine, right?

it's pretty obvious, but... what i meant is that the ability to
predict *your* terminal width with high accuracy is a very weak
argument for inflicting an arbitrary limit derived from that on the
entire slime user base (modulo the forks with all their wasted

i wouldn't have pointed this out if you didn't try to defend the
status quo on top of that, but rather e.g. shrug, and say that it's
good enough for you as it is, and patches are welcome.

oh, but wait! are patches welcome?


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