Subject: Re: Lisp Compilation in Linux
From: Erik Naggum <>
Date: 1997/03/04
Newsgroups: comp.lang.lisp
Message-ID: <>

* Ric Crabbe
| Anyway, for various reasons, I'm committed to developing on an Intel box,
| but cmulisp isn't and seems unlikely to be ported to that platform.

well, CMUCL has been ported to Linux.  I don't know the the status of the

| So my question is, is there another lisp I can use in Linux with compiler
| performance rivaling cmulisp?  What about those Lisp to C translators?
| Are they worth investigation?

consider Allegro Common Lisp for Windows.  see

if you think big enough, you never have to do it