On 30 May 2018, at 17:28, Stelian Ionescu wrote:
I used to use it, then it broke months ago on my local setup so I just
1. I'm curious about why you used it. Anything you could share would be
2. Was the breakage due to the change in the compiler internals? If so,
the merge request I just sent off should fix it (and I hope to have a
new release with it integrated soon).
AFAICT, it is disabled by default, and it is not documented in the
ASDF manual.> So is this code even live, except for in the test
It was pretty painful to get this to work because it relies on
unexported (and hence unstable) SBCL internals.> My *guess* is that
this was originally done as a way to dispense with
WITH-COMPILATION-UNIT and hence potentially parallelize the
compilations.> If no one is even using it, I am tempted to move it to
be a contrib
and drop it from the tests and maintenance as part of core ASDF.
Maybe it would be better as a part of a POIU extension to ASDF, and
relieve me of dealing with these SBCL compiler internals?> Cheers,
Stelian Ionescu a.k.a. fe[nl]ix
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