[slime-devel] Today's Daily ChangeLog diff

Helmut Eller heller at common-lisp.net
Mon May 7 05:45:29 UTC 2012

* Nikodemus Siivola [2012-05-07 05:24] writes:

> On 7 May 2012 00:22, Helmut Eller <heller at common-lisp.net> wrote:
>> regression: I tried to use the :timeout argument of
>> sb-thread:condition-wait that was added in version 1.0.54 or so.
>> Obviously it doesn't work as I had expected; I'll restore the previous
> Without digging deeper, it seems to me that there is an outer deadline from
> another WITH-DEADLINE. In the old version you're using :OVERRIDE, which means
> that even if you specify a longer wait, you get what you ask for.
> In the new version the outer WITH-DEADLINE specifies a shorter wait
> than the :TIMEOUT you request, and that happens -- and a
> deadline-timeout is signalled, etc.

Is WITH-DEADLINE part of the official API?  Seriously?


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