[Openmcl-devel] CCL 1.6 on Linux (linuxx86): missing ASDF?
egarrulo at gmail.com
Wed Jan 12 20:12:22 UTC 2011
> On Wed, Jan 12, 2011 at 1:58 PM, egarrulo <egarrulo at gmail.com> wrote:
>> I've downloaded CCL 1.6 for Linux x86. AFAIK, it should include ASDF (and
>> same version on Windows indeed does), but it seems it is not so. I've not
>> been able to find any reference to this issue, therefore I think I'm doing
>> something wrong.
>> I'm running the "lx86cl" executable:
>> my at notebook ~> lx86cl
>> Welcome to Clozure Common Lisp Version 1.6-r14468M (LinuxX8632)!
>> but when I evaluate (require :asdf)
>> ? (require :asdf)
>>> Error: Module ASDF was not provided by any function on
>>> While executing: REQUIRE, in process listener(1).
>>> Type :POP to abort, :R for a list of available restarts.
>>> Type :? for other options.
>> 1 >
>> What am I missing?
>> I've downloaded CCL as instructed:
>> $ svn co http://svn.clozure.com/publicsvn/openmcl/release/1.6/linuxx86/ccl
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>> Openmcl-devel at clozure.com
OK, I've found my mistake. I had two directories with "lx86cl":
- one extracted from
has only the "compiler" and "contrib" subfolder, whilst is missing the
- the other I got by SVN, which has everything.
Running lx86cl and requiring ASDF from latter directory works. I
apologize for the inconvenience, but the shell prompt not showing me the
current directory confused me.
Gail Zacharias wrote:
> If you load ASDF in your init file, don't load your init file when
> rebuilding ccl. I.e. whenever you run (rebuild-ccl :full t), be sure to
> start up ccl with the "-n" option.
I've read the FAQ, but it seemed to me that this direction is about
rebuilding CCL, not running it.
Thanks everyone for your attention.
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