[slime-devel] Daily ChangeLog diff

Nikodemus Siivola nikodemus at random-state.net
Sun May 13 08:39:05 UTC 2012

On 11 May 2012 21:09, Helmut Eller <heller at common-lisp.net> wrote:

>> What's the logic behind this change?
> The purpose is to get rid of WITH-DEADLINE.

This seems overly pedantic to me.

You may not like the API, but unlike WITH-WORLD-LOCK it is actually a
supported API It's one of the three constructs that should almost
never be used along with WITHOUT-GCING and WITH-TIMEOUT.

Unless it made the sources too ugly, I would not hesitate to rename it


 -- Nikodemus

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