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From: Marijn <hkBst@g.o>
To: gentoo-lisp@l.g.o
Cc: "Andrey G. Grozin" <A.G.Grozin@×××××××.su>
Subject: Re: [gentoo-lisp] importing asdf-2 to the main tree?
Date: Wed, 02 May 2012 09:04:23
In Reply to: [gentoo-lisp] importing asdf-2 to the main tree? by "Andrey G. Grozin"
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On 01-05-12 18:38, Andrey G. Grozin wrote:
> Hello *, > > Currently there is a bug #411453 which hits many users. The most > reasonable thing to do is to have asdf-2.x in the main tree (the > latest version is 2.21, as far as I know). This will allow us to > import the newest cmucl to the main tree, too. > > The current asdf ebuild in the lisp overlay imports > common-lisp-3.eclass. Could somebody import it to the main tree? > This requires a discussion at gentoo-dev, of course. But, I think, > we really need to have a (more or less) current asdf in the tree. > > Andrey
Hi Andrey, according to a conversation on 27 March in #gentoo-lisp with Stelian (fe[nl]ix) that new eclass is not suitable for review and needs a rewrite. This was discussed in the context of bumping SBCL which neurogeek has been working on. Stelian remarked that SBCL for main tree can depend on gentoo-init-0.1 which depends on older versions of asdf. The same would prolly work for CMUCL. This is not a perfect solution, but would allow bumping CMUCL without worrying about asdf-2 for now... Getting current asdf in main tree is prolly the longer term solution. Marijn -----BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE----- Version: GnuPG v2.0.19 (GNU/Linux) Comment: Using GnuPG with Mozilla - iEYEARECAAYFAk+g50oACgkQp/VmCx0OL2yQhQCgoTwinwmkJP8vZGWf9OyVbWYu ANAAoJYG+GxxkC9ttAAlFzQYl1kVXkeB =R+2D -----END PGP SIGNATURE-----