finding an implementation of SWANK interface

Luís Oliveira luismbo at
Tue Dec 19 11:56:39 UTC 2017

Hi Budden,

On Tue, Dec 19, 2017 at 11:26 AM, 73budden . <budden73 at> wrote:
> defun is for definterface, defvar is for defimplementation. This works
> at least in SBCL, I guess it is handy. Patch is attached. This may
> seem a bit ugly, but SBCL does not suggest a way to extend its
> definition database with new classes, so I see no good way to go.

Helmut implemented what seemed like an elegant solution to this issue
back in 2014:

Sadly, it had to be reverted because ran into SBCL's compiler lock.

Perhaps you can come up with a solution? Perhaps there's a way to
force compilation of these methods ahead of time? Something else?

Luís Oliveira

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