[Openmcl-devel] RFC - init-file and asdf:*central-registry* changes
dgou at mac.com
Thu Feb 17 03:57:48 UTC 2005
On Feb 16, 2005, at 10:34 PM, bryan o'connor wrote:
> i don't think i was clear, we would specify a file, .openmcl/init.lisp,
> and that in turn could load as many files as it wants in that (or
> directories. i just like the idea of it being in a separate directory
> encourage that behavior.
> i won't rest until i am able to clean up everybody's home dir. ;)
And if I just want one itty bitty thing in mine, I have to go and
create a whole bling bling directory to put one file in it?
In the latter case I am free, am I not, to have
$HOME/.openmcl-init.lisp read/load files from $HOME/.openmcl-init/....
(or whatever directory I want)?
It seems that in the simple case there the clutter in my home directory
is the same, either a file or a directory.
Personally, so long as it works, I'll adapt. Personally, I wouldn't
clutter my home dir with auxillary files. I just fail to see either
choice as compelling, so I would opt for simplicity....
I'd also like to second Cyrus' earlier note, wondering what we in the
gallery du peanut can do to prep. for a new release. Sadly my
development environment is hosed, or I could try doing builds... (I
might fix it, but then even I wouldn't hold my breath. ;-) ).
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