Update of /cvsroot/sbcl/sbcl
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220.127.116.11: NetBSD/Sparc port by Robert Swindells
* No NEWS entry yet, until someone can confirm this does what it says
on the tin. :)
* A random smattering of CREDITS updates.
RCS file: /cvsroot/sbcl/sbcl/CREDITS,v
retrieving revision 1.79
retrieving revision 1.80
diff -u -d -r1.79 -r1.80
--- CREDITS 2 Jun 2007 12:33:42 -0000 1.79
+++ CREDITS 20 Dec 2007 14:24:31 -0000 1.80
@@ -524,7 +524,8 @@
original timer facility on which SBCL's timers are based.
- He assisted in work on the port to the Windows operating system.
+ He assisted in work on the port to the Windows operating system, and
+ was instrumental in :EXECUTABLE support for SAVE-LISP-AND-DIE.
He contributed a port of the system to the Windows operating system.
@@ -627,6 +628,11 @@
the win32 port. He also worked on external-format support for
+Richard M Kreyter:
+ He added documentation support for CLOS slot readers and writers,
+ provided several SB-POSIX and NetBSD patches, and cleaned up
+ several of the filesystem/pathname interfaces.
He showed how to implement the DEBUG-RETURN functionality.
@@ -695,7 +701,9 @@
rid of various functionality (e.g. the byte interpreter).
- He contributed a number of fixes to the FreeBSD port.
+ He contributed a number of fixes to the FreeBSD port, implemented
+ some external-formats and JOIN-THREAD, and also worked on
+ the :EXECUTABLE support.
He contributed to the port of SBCL to MacOS X, finding solutions for
@@ -751,8 +759,8 @@
He provided build fixes, in particular to tame the SunOS toolchain,
implemented package locks, ported the linkage-table code from CMUCL,
- reimplemented STEP, and has fixed many (stream-related and other) bugs
+ reimplemented STEP, implemented the compare-and-swap interface, and
+ has fixed many bugs besides.
He provided a number of bug fixes and performance enhancements to
@@ -767,6 +775,9 @@
in the system, but did to a large extent influence the support which
finally did get merged.)
+ He ported SBCL to NetBSD/Sparc.
He continued to work on CMU CL after the SBCL fork, especially on
floating point stuff. Various patches and fixes of his have been
RCS file: /cvsroot/sbcl/sbcl/version.lisp-expr,v
retrieving revision 1.3769
retrieving revision 1.3770
diff -u -d -r1.3769 -r1.3770
--- version.lisp-expr 20 Dec 2007 01:19:12 -0000 1.3769
+++ version.lisp-expr 20 Dec 2007 14:24:31 -0000 1.3770
@@ -17,4 +17,4 @@
;;; checkins which aren't released. (And occasionally for internal
;;; versions, especially for internal versions off the main CVS
;;; branch, it gets hairier, e.g. "0.pre7.14.flaky4.13".)