slime setup on Win10

Luís Oliveira luismbo at
Wed Mar 13 17:02:06 UTC 2019

On Wed, Mar 13, 2019 at 1:48 AM Duke Normandin <dukeofpurl at> wrote:
> xI'm a retired "old guy", and a hobbyist code monkey. :)  I've
> decided to revisit Clisp/emacs/slime/quicklisp for something to do.

Fun times.

> Got most everything working on my Win10 laptop, except that when I
> do a M-x slime in emacs, slime chokes at the very end on a bloody
> windoze short directory name to a TEMP file. This warning occurs
> while running the swank.fasl file.  Any way to edit that sucker so
> that I can give it a "full" filename?  Thanks!

Show us the actual output, maybe it'll have some clues. Also, one
quick thing you can try is to use another Lisp like SBCL or CCL.


Luís Oliveira

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