Changes between Version 4 and Version 5 of ReleaseNotes/1.8


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Mar 9, 2012, 10:26:28 PM (7 years ago)
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rme
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  • ReleaseNotes/1.8

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    4646=== Linux x86 ===
    47 If you have an older system, the lisp kernel binary may fail to run,
    48 complaining that it's linked against an unavailable version of glibc.
    49 The release binaries are built on a Debian 5.0 system so this shouldn't
    50 affect many people, but if it does this fix is simple:
     47The Linux/x86 binaries are built on a Debian 5.0 system.  This
     48is old enough that most people should not encounter any difficulty
     49with running the lisp kernel binary.  If, however, the provided binary
     50fails to run, complaining that it is linked
     51against an unavailable version of glibc, then you should be able
     52to compile the lisp kernel on your own system and run the lisp without
     53any further trouble:
    5154{{{
    5255$ cd ccl/lisp-kernel/linux8632  # or linux8664
    5356$ make
    5457}}}
     58Note that the `m4` program needs to be installed in order to build
     59the lisp kernel.
    5560
    5661=== Linux ARM ===
     
    100105}}}
    101106
    102 The function `directory` will show show directories by default.
     107The function `directory` will now return directories in its output by default.
    103108In other words, the `:directories` argument now defaults to `t`.
    104109Also, `directory` now treats symbolic links to directories as
     
    138143
    139144The bundled version of ASDF is now version 2.20.
     145
     146The `read-line` function is faster.
     147
     148The fasl file version has changed for the Linux/ARM port.
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