Rob Warnock Usenet archive534 (2/4/2013 3:33:20 PM) comp.lang.lisp I've created a new searchable Usenet archive of one of my favorite
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A simple restart621 (1/18/2013 7:51:57 PM) comp.lang.lisp I'd like to load some config data from a text file. If the file doesn't
exist, I'd like to signal an error with a restart that will check the
file again. The idea is that when I see the error in the debugger,... Zach
Interpretation of IMPORT922 (12/21/2011 5:49:55 PM) comp.lang.lisp What do you get when you call the following function? (defun apparently-uninterned-import () (let ((foo (make-package "FOO" :use nil)) (bar (make-package "BAR" :use nil))) (with-output-to... Zach
November Quicklisp update available045 (11/6/2011 7:27:50 PM) comp.lang.lisp There are a few big Quicklisp updates this month. Read all about them here: http://blog.quicklisp.org/2011/11/november-quicklisp-updates.html I'm also conducting a short Quicklisp survey: http://www.qui... Zach
Go tags1031 (10/10/2011 1:21:59 PM) comp.lang.lisp I habitually use keyword symbols for go tags; they seem to stand out more to me. What do you use, and why? Zach ... Zach
Lambda forms2531 (10/5/2011 11:08:40 AM) comp.lang.lisp I can imagine a few uses for lambda forms (i.e. 188.8.131.52.2.4, 3.1.3), but I'm curious to hear stories of real-world use. When was the last time you used a lambda form and what was the context? Zach ... Zach
Quicklisp & you2741 (9/21/2011 1:24:16 PM) comp.lang.lisp I'm trying to learn more about how Quicklisp has changed how Common Lisp hackers work. Personally, I find it's way easier to set up a comfortable environment on a new system; what used to take days or weeks now... Zach
:initargs slot option838 (6/13/2011 6:19:28 PM) comp.lang.lisp This following bit of code seems to be widely, though neither universally nor consistently, accepted: (defclass foo () ((a :initargs (:a :b)))) I can't find any reference to :initargs in the CL standard... Zach
Quicklisp beta053 (10/13/2010 6:13:48 PM) comp.lang.lisp I recently released a beta version of my Quicklisp project. Quicklisp is a library manager for Common Lisp. It can download, install, and load any of over 300 libraries with a few simple commands. Quicklisp is... Zach
Working with a temporary file1126 (2/11/2010 4:07:01 PM) comp.lang.lisp I need to work with a fresh, unique file that is deleted automatically when I'm done with it. Here are the functions I came up with, I'd love to hear any feedback. (defparameter *alphabet* (concatenate 'st... Zach
How to create full file names62 (6/4/2013 2:51:53 PM) comp.lang.lisp I need to create full path from directory and file name...
I obtain the directory following way:
(defvar *application-directory* (asdf:system-source-directory
Storing resources in a lisp image1022 (3/14/2013 7:05:03 AM) comp.lang.lisp Hi,
I want to create a lisp executable, with for example buildapp.
This works fine, but my program uses external files. I would like
to store these external files in the saved image.
My usages is ver... woudshoo(10)
quicklisp bug110 (4/16/2013 9:46:51 PM) comp.lang.lisp A=CD=82=CD=82=CD=82fter creating ccl-init.lisp and updating .emacs emacs/sl=
ime no longer functions.. Is this a bug?
I will append the following lines to #P"/home/nmarceli... nmarceli(17)