Which Common Lisp port for FreeBSD/sparc64?

C. P. Ghost cpghost at cordula.ws
Mon Jan 23 19:08:48 UTC 2012

On Wed, Jan 18, 2012 at 11:01 PM, Roland Smith <rsmith at xs4all.nl> wrote:
> On Wed, Jan 18, 2012 at 09:50:54PM +0100, Michel Talon wrote:
>> You can find various cmucl snapshots here:
>> http://common-lisp.net/project/cmucl/downloads/snapshots/2012/01/ i think
>> one of the authors has a sparc machine, and also runs maxima, so i would be
>> confident that cmucl works OK on the sparc, but it is here apparently under
>> solaris.
> Looking into cmucl-2012-01-sparcv9-solaris10.tar.bz2, it seems that the lisp
> itself is 32-bit: file bin/lisp
> bin/lisp: ELF 32-bit MSB executable, SPARC32PLUS, V8+ Required, version 1
> (SYSV), dynamically linked (uses shared libs), not stripped
> Looking at http://www.cons.org/cmucl/platforms.html, only x86 and amd64 (using
> the x86 32-bit binaries) are supported on FreeBSD. Only solaris is supported
> on sparc hardware.
> And according to http://sbcl.sourceforge.net/platform-table.html, sbcl doesn't
> run on FreeBSD/sparc. It seems that the latest release only supports x86 and
> amd64, irrespective of OS.

Thank you guys for all the suggestions. I'll look into this.

Kind regards,

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