[slime-devel] meta-. off by several lines on SLIME/ACL/Emacs/Windows, anyone seen this?

Paulo Madeira acelent at gmail.com
Thu Oct 27 19:56:31 UTC 2011

2011/10/27 Helmut Eller:
> * mhd at yv.org [2011-10-27 14:05] writes:
>> When I do meta-., it takes me there, but it's off by several lines,
>> and at a random place in the middle of the line.
>> I think it's consistently above the def.  But not by the same amount
>> of lines each time.
>> And I'm in a random part of the line.  Should be at the beginning, right?
>> It's stable in a session: two repeated meta-.'s take me to the same
>> place each time.
>> Admittedly, I've not any home work on versions of SLIME/Emacs/ACL/Windows.
>> Not asking for anyone to do any more than say if they recall anything
>> like this.
>> I use SBCL and CCL with the otherwise-same stack with no similar problems
> The problem may be that ACL counts end-of-line (crlf) as 2 characters
> while Emacs counts it as 1 (or vice-versa).  A simple test case would be
> useful.

>From experience, ACL >= 8.1 counts ends-of-line as 1 character even with CRLF.

mhd, try redefining `slime-eol-conversion-fixup' to always return 0.

Paulo Madeira

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