Subject: Re: Changing printing depth
From: Erik Naggum <>
Date: 1998/10/09
Newsgroups: comp.lang.lisp
Message-ID: <>

* Paul V Gestwicki <>
| Can someone tell me how to set up Lisp so that it will print to full list
| depth instead of copping out with #'s?  I've tried (setf *print-depth*
| nil), but that doesn't work for me.  I'm using xemacs allegro cl.

  it's hard to tell, but it appears that you refer to the values printed by
  the top-level read-eval-print-loop.  normally, *PRINT-LEVEL* is NIL, but
  the top-level loop's internal value (in TOP-LEVEL:*PRINT-LEVEL*) is 5.