On Tue, 14 Jun 2005, Peter Van Eynde wrote:
> Nikodemus Siivola schreef:
>>> Building of SBCL is fine. But installed binary can't be used.
>> In that case you can work around this by starting SBCL with eg.
>> env LANG=C sbcl
> Are you being serious?
Serious in the sense "this should work as a workaround". I most certainly
did not mean this as "we don't care": I care, and assume others care too,
and AFAIK the patch is in the queue for people hacking on the streams code
ATM, which includes at least Rudi.
> At least an error message a little better then "internal error" should
> be generated...
As a zeroeth approximation a workaround is provided for people running
plain vanilla SBCL.
As a first stage fix SBCL is fixed to not die, and provide a reasonable
As a second stage fix / quality of implementation improvement SBCL is
tought about charsets like eucJP, the infinite variety of names for ASCII,
It just takes a little time.
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