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From: Robert Dodier <robert_dodier@us...> - 2007-05-30 03:22:28
Update of /cvsroot/maxima/maxima
In directory sc8-pr-cvs16.sourceforge.net:/tmp/cvs-serv4550
Cut out claims about compatibility of specific Lisp versions with Maxima.
That data goes stale pretty quickly. Readers can consult the ports page
at the Maxima wiki for that info.
RCS file: /cvsroot/maxima/maxima/README.lisps,v
retrieving revision 1.18
retrieving revision 1.19
diff -u -d -r1.18 -r1.19
--- README.lisps 25 Sep 2006 03:54:22 -0000 1.18
+++ README.lisps 30 May 2007 03:22:24 -0000 1.19
@@ -4,10 +4,13 @@
and SBCL can compile and execute Maxima.
Allegro Common Lisp and OpenMCL might also work, but have not
been fully tested.
Ports to other ANSI Common Lisps should be straightforward
and are welcome; please post a message on the Maxima mailing list
if you are interested in working on a port.
-See also the ports page at the Maxima wiki:
+For specific Maxima and Lisp version number combinations,
+see the ports page at the Maxima wiki:
When Maxima is recompiled, the Lisp implementation is selected by
@@ -32,9 +35,6 @@
Clisp includes GNU readline support, so Maxima has
advanced command-line editing facilities when built with it.
-Clisp versions: Clisp version 2.33.2 or later is recommended.
-Clisp 2.30 is not compatible with Maxima.
Clisp is compiled to bytecodes, so Maxima running on Clisp is
substantially slower than on Lisps compiled to machine instructions.
Clisp computes floating-point operations in software,
@@ -78,7 +78,6 @@
support, so Maxima has advanced command-line editing facilities
when built with it. GCL produces a fast Maxima exectuable.
-GCL versions: GCL 2.6.5 and 2.6.7 are known to work for Maxima.
Only the ANSI-enabled version of GCL works with Maxima, i.e.,
when GCL is built, it must be configured with the --enable-ansi flag,
i.e., execute ``./configure --enable-ansi'' in the build directory
@@ -100,8 +99,6 @@
rmaxima is recommended for use with SBCL. See CMUCL above.
-SBCL versions 0.8.9 and 0.9.4 are known to work.
There are SBCL implementations only for Unix-like systems
(not MS Windows).