[Slime-devel] I think I need a little help

Luís Oliveira luismbo at gmail.com
Wed May 21 16:38:27 UTC 2014

On Wed, May 21, 2014 at 2:10 AM, Paul Bowyer <pbowyer at olynet.com> wrote:
> I've recently tried to use Emacs 24.1.1 which is available from the
> repository of Linux Mint and I cannot get slime to run properly with it.
> The message I get in the emacs message when I try ALT-x slime window is:
> define-slime-contrib: Symbol's value as variable is void:
> --cl---cl-var--11849--
> make compile

I think 24.1 has some issues with lexical binding. João suggests a
workaround here:
Alternatively, you could upgrade your Emacs to 24.3 if that's feasible
for you.


Luís Oliveira

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