[CM] Xemacs/CM error
Mon, 26 Mar 2007 12:04:13 -0500
yes thanks. for more infor about slime see a note i sent to the list
i wish i could do something better for windows -- does their new
Vista have a reasonable shell language or is it still the same dos
nonsense under the hood?
On Mar 26, 2007, at 11:20 AM, James Baker wrote:
> you need to set cm-program, otherwise emacs attempts to launch a shell
> script (something windows knows nothing about)
> add the following to your .emacs (make sure to alter the path to where
> cm is located on your system)
> (setq cm-program "c:/path/to/cm/bin/cm.bat")
> On 3/27/07, Landspeedrecord <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>> So I switched from CYGWIN/clisp to plain on clisp on XP. Thanks
>> to those
>> who suggested I make the switch.
>> I am now trying to get Xemacs/SLIME/Clisp/CM working. I followed the
>> "running common music in Emacs" tutorial on the common music
>> homepage and I
>> am getting a weird error when I try to launch Common Music in
>> Xemacs (by
>> doing M-x cm).
>> The error says: Peculiar Error (file-error "error starting" "Exec
>> error" . "c:\\lisp\\cm\\bin\\cm.sh").
>> Any ideas what might be going on?
>> FWIW I am running several different lisps on my XP machine and I
>> have no
>> idea if Xemacs/SLIME is using Clisp or one of the other lisps.
>> Any tips on
>> how to determine this?
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