On Thu, Nov 7, 2013 at 11:49 PM, Pascal J. Bourguignon <pjb@informatimago.com> wrote:
I'd expect ecl to call fork (and exec $CC) each time COMPILE or
COMPILE-FILE is called, either implicitely or explicitely, when the C
compiler is enabled.

Unfortunately we have to use fork to execute process with redirected ports. On Windows this is done with different functions.

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