[tex-live] Spam (100):Re: TeX Live 2016 binary distribution milestone

Joachim Schrod jschrod at acm.org
Thu Jul 7 11:00:14 CEST 2016

Norbert Preining writes:
> Hi Joachim, hi all
> > >     host xindy on different implementations of Common Lisp.  
> That would be a great!
> > Roughly 6 weeks ago, I started to evaluate what other CL systems
> > are available and widespread. Currently, Steel Bank CL
> > http://sbcl.sourceforge.net/ looks like an interesting choice. Or
> > ECL https://common-lisp.net/project/ecl/. Evaluation of Unicode
> I personally have good experiences with SBCL. We are developing 
> an algebraic specification language on top of CL, originally
> Allegro, then also Gnu Common Lisp (what a pain, horrible!),
> and since 3 years on also sbcl, and we are more or less
> exclusively using sbcl nowadays.

Good to know; so my investigation will continue in that direction.


Joachim Schrod, xindy maintainer. Roedermark, Germany
Email: jschrod at acm.org, http://www.xindy.org/

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