Bug#507302: slime: bridge.el uses old-style backquotes

Ross Boylan RossBoylan at stanfordalumni.org
Sat Nov 29 21:04:30 UTC 2008

Package: slime
Version: 1:20080223-2
Severity: minor

During upgrade:
Loading /etc/emacs/site-start.d/51tuareg-mode.el (source)...
Loading /etc/emacs/site-start.d/60hyperspec.el (source)...
!! File /usr/share/emacs22/site-lisp/slime/contrib/bridge.el uses old-style backquotes !!
Wrote /usr/share/emacs22/site-lisp/slime/hyperspec.elc
Wrote /usr/share/emacs22/site-lisp/slime/slime-autoloads.elc
Wrote /usr/share/emacs22/site-lisp/slime/slime.elc
Wrote /usr/share/emacs22/site-lisp/slime/tree-widget.elc

In toplevel form:
bridge.el:174:1:Warning: !! The file uses old-style backquotes !!
This functionality has been obsolete for more than 10 years already
and will be removed soon.  See (elisp)Backquote in the manual.
Wrote /usr/share/emacs22/site-lisp/slime/contrib/bridge.elc
Wrote /usr/share/emacs22/site-lisp/slime/contrib/inferior-slime.elc

-- System Information:
Debian Release: lenny/sid
  APT prefers testing
  APT policy: (990, 'testing'), (800, 'stable'), (700, 'unstable')
Architecture: i386 (i686)

Kernel: Linux 2.6.26-1-686 (SMP w/2 CPU cores)
Locale: LANG=en_US.UTF-8, LC_CTYPE=en_US.UTF-8 (charmap=UTF-8)
Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/bash

Versions of packages slime depends on:
ii  cl-swank                    1:20080223-2 Superior LISP Interaction Mode for
ii  emacsen-common              1.4.17       Common facilities for all emacsen

Versions of packages slime recommends:
ii  emacs [info-browser]    22.2+2-5         The GNU Emacs editor (metapackage)
ii  emacs22 [info-browser]  22.2+2-5         The GNU Emacs editor
ii  info [info-browser]     4.11.dfsg.1-4    Standalone GNU Info documentation 
ii  konqueror [info-browser 4:3.5.9.dfsg.1-5 KDE's advanced file manager, web b

slime suggests no packages.

-- no debconf information

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