Reloading slime.el upon starting SLIME.

Stas Boukarev stassats at
Mon Dec 14 08:31:25 UTC 2015

On Sun, Dec 13, 2015 at 10:32 PM, Dmitry Igrishin <dfigrish at> wrote:
> Hello,
> Recently after switching branches in my SLIME Git repo
> I caught a message about slime/swank versions inconsistence.
> Presently SLIME urges to recompile slime.el if slime.elc is found
> and it older the slime.el, but it does not reloads slime.el automatically
> if it has been changed. The first solution which comes to the mind
> is the store md5 hashsum of the current slime.el and check it
> every time of SLIME loading. Thoughts?
What does it provide that the modification date doesn't already do?

With best regards, Stas.

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