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Re: Clisp 1997-05-29 cygwin-beta question
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- Subject: Re: Clisp 1997-05-29 cygwin-beta question
- From: Nathan Sidwell <firstname.lastname@example.org>
- Date: Mon, 18 Aug 1997 09:54:26 +0100
- Organization: SGS Thomson Mircoelectronics
- References: <199708161912.AA01667@zeus.gmd.de>
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Jorg-Cyril Hohle wrote:
> BTW, are there really people using readline on any platform? I mean,
> readline is nice for one line input, but who's writing many one-liners
> in Common Lisp?
> Are people really typing programs in a terminal window, knowing that
> they must ctrl-C any beginning of a function when they notice that
> something is wrong one line above in the same function?
> So what's readline good for?
Not so useful for typing on code, but brilliant for debugging.
Dr Nathan Sidwell
Chameleon Software Group at SGS-Thomson You can up the bandwidth,
http://www.pact.srf.ac.uk/~nathan/ but you can't up the speed of light
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