README refresh for abcl-1.1.0-dev.

Added Rudi Schlatte.  Lexigraphically ordered committers: should we
designate Erik as SPOC?

TODO:  format as a template with a simple dictionary interpolation.
parent a3a34e5e
GENERAL INFORMATION
===================
Armed Bear Common Lisp is an implementation of ANSI Common Lisp that
runs in a Java virtual machine. It compiles Lisp code directly to
Java byte code.
Armed Bear Common Lisp is a conforming implementation of ANSI Common
Lisp that runs in a Java virtual machine. It compiles Lisp code
directly to Java byte code.
LICENSE
......@@ -47,7 +47,7 @@ following command:
which should result in output like the following
Armed Bear Common Lisp 0.25.0
Armed Bear Common Lisp 1.1.0-dev
Java 1.6.0_21 Sun Microsystems Inc.
Java HotSpot(TM) Client VM
Low-level initialization completed in 0.3 seconds.
......@@ -64,13 +64,13 @@ preferred (and most tested way) is to being to use the Ant build tool:
* Use the Ant build tool for Java environments.
* Use the NetBeans 6.x IDE to open ABCL as a project.
* Use the NetBeans [67].x IDE to open ABCL as a project.
* Bootstrap ABCL using a Common Lisp implementation. Supported
implementations for this process: SBCL, CMUCL, OpenMCL, Allegro
CL, LispWorks or CLISP.
In all cases you need a Java 5 or later JDK (JDK 1.5 and 1.6 have been
In all cases you need a Java 5 or later JDK (JDK 1.[567] have been
tested). Just the JRE isn't enough, as you need the Java compiler
('javac') to compile the Java source of the ABCL implementation.
......@@ -182,14 +182,14 @@ Because of this,
### Tests
ABCL 1.0.0 now fails only 18 out of 21708 total tests in the ANSI CL
ABCL 1.1.0-dev now fails only 1[4-6] out of 21708 total tests in the ANSI CL
test suite (derived from the tests originally written for GCL).
Maxima's test suite runs without failures.
### Deficiencies
The MOP implementation is incomplete.
The MOP implementation is incompletel untested.
Patches to address any of the issues mentioned above will
be gladly accepted.
......@@ -201,10 +201,14 @@ Please report problems to the development mailing list:
Have fun!
On behalf of all ABCL development team and contributors,
Erik Huelsmann
Mark Evenson
Alessio Stalla
Ville Voutilaninen
October 2011
Mark Evenson
Erik Huelsmann
Rudi Schlatte
Alessio Stalla
Ville Voutilaninen
August 2012
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