[Slime-devel] Adding to Swank Load-Path
eller.helmut at gmail.com
Sat Aug 2 06:38:06 UTC 2014
On Fri, Aug 01 2014, Samuel Freilich wrote:
> I've seen two work-arounds, neither of them ideal:
> 1. Put something in ~/.swank.lisp to modify swank::*load-path*. (That works,
> but requires more setup and I have to change it if I'm loading from a
> different directory.)
> 2. Leave out that dependency from :swank-dependencies and add a hook to
> 'slime-connected-hook (called after slime-load-contribs) that calls
> slime-load-file. (That works, but is quite messy.)
> Is there a supported way for adding directories to the Swank load-path from
No; nothing that I know of. 1. doesn't sound so bad to me.
> Should define-slime-contrib have a :swank-paths parameter or
(:swank-dependencies (bar "/path1/bar.lisp")))
that passes 'bar and "/path1/bar.lisp" to swank:swank-require would be
easy to implement.
Not sure if it's worth it, though. Especially as some people want to
get rid of swank:swank-require and replace everything with ASDF.
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