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    77shows up in SLIME when people use something like C-c C-r on a form involving RANDOM
    88and are surprised to see the same result every time.
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     10=== Stream #<xyz> is private to #<some process> ===
     11By default, streams are private to the thread that created them.  This restriction
     12eliminates a lot of locking overhead on stream operations, and makes streams faster.
     13When creating streams
     14that will be used by multiple threads, specify `:sharing :lock` when calling OPEN or
     15MAKE-SOCKET.
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     17See http://ccl.clozure.com/ccl-documentation.html#Additional-Open-Keywords in
     18the manual for more details.
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    1020== Objective-C Bridge ==