using (in-readtable) to select a readtable

Attila Lendvai attila at
Tue Jul 14 19:28:08 UTC 2015

>> we also have a (def package ...) that allows for specifying a
>> readtable setup form for a package that is used by the custom
>> in-package macro, and also updates the internal swank mapping when the
>> hu.dwim.def+swank asdf system is loaded.
> I'm interested in this. I need something like this atm. Is it available
> somewhere?

it's in quicklisp, and if you prefer repos then it's also available at

you need to load hu.dwim.def+swank.

if you just want to copy the machinery, then the key part is in


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