[arch-general] Remove Clisp from repository

Gilgamesh gilgamesh3 at zoho.com
Wed Jul 24 23:17:36 UTC 2019

On 7/24/19 1:44 AM, Eli Schwartz via arch-general wrote:
> On 7/24/19 12:35 AM, Gilgamesh via arch-general wrote:
>> Hello, firstly, I don't know where I can send this message, so sorry if
>> this is the wrong place.
>> Clisp (an ANSI Common Lisp interpreter) hadn't received a new release
>> since 2010-07-07 and the last update on the extra repo was on
>> 2019-01-11, so I thought as we have others better options than Clisp,
>> like sbcl on the extra repo, that has an active development, may be
>> better if the Clisp package is removed from the arch repositories.
> I'm not sure what you mean by this since the clisp version we package is
> built from this 2018 code:
> https://gitlab.com/gnu-clisp/clisp/commit/8934707712fc87a5dbe9c4387440ed024525b38a
> The most recent commit to the project is from 3 weeks ago.

I didn't know about this repository on GitLab, but if you go to the
official Clisp site (https://www.gnu.org/software/clisp/), you will see
that the latest version (2.49) was released on 2010-07-07.

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