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Bug#134565: CLISP is a very old version

On Mon, Feb 18, 2002 at 12:22:49AM +0100, Juliusz Chroboczek wrote:
> Package: clisp
> Version: 2000-03-06-2
> Severity: wishlist
> The version of CLISP included in current testing is almost two years
> old.  While this is a very stable version, newer versions have a
> number of improvements that would be nice to have.
> Thanks,
>                                         Juliusz

Current version is in unstable:

clisp | 1:2.27-0.5 |      unstable | source, alpha, i386, powerpc, s390

That program has MANY portability problems which prevent it to enter
testing. It fails building on sparc,arm,m68k,hppa,ia64. 
My current proposal is reducing the number of supported archs for clisp
and so downgrade all serious bugs. Sad to say, we cannot work instead of the
upstream in solving all those issues, sorry.

Francesco P. Lovergine

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