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10/09/12 05:09:53 (8 years ago)
Author:
Mark Evenson
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Note why Windows doesn't need the proposed merge PATHNAME changes.

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    55## UC0 Loading jna.jar for CFFI via Quicklisp
    66
    7 This happens in loading systems via ASDF recursively in jars, most
     7Currently we cannount load systems via ASDF recursively in jars, most
    88importantly for those packaged in 'abcl-contrib.jar', which prevents
    99CFFI from loading the necessary JNA code.
     
    9090## Implementation
    9191
     92Since Windows systems do have a default DEVICE for a normal file
     93PATHNAME, namely the current "drive letter" of the process, the
     94implementation changes will be mostly wrapped in runtime conditionals
     95for non-Windows systems.
     96
    9297### TRUENAME sets DEVICE to :UNSPECIFIC
    9398
     
    112117Mark <evenson@panix.com>
    113118Created:  01-SEP-2012
    114 Revised:  08-OCT-2012
     119Revised:  09-OCT-2012
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