Category Archives: Release Announcements

Clozure CL 1.6 release candidate

Release candidate binaries of Clozure CL 1.6 are now available.

Clozure CL is a free Common Lisp implementation that runs on a number of architectures and operating systems. In addition to the x86[-64] and PowerPC ports, a Linux/ARM port has been added.

Please see the draft release notes for more information, including instructions on how to use Subversion to get a copy if you would like to test it out.

We would appreciate any bug reports or comments about the release candidate. After a couple of weeks of testing (and bug fixing), we’ll build updated binaries and make the release official.

Clozure CL 1.3

Clozure CL 1.3 is now available.

For more information and instructions on how to get it, please see
http://trac.clozure.com/ccl.

The big news in this release is support for the 32-bit x86 architecture and ports to several more operating systems. CCL now runs on:

  • Mac OS X 10.4 and later (PowerPC and x86)
  • Linux (PowerPC and x86)
  • FreeBSD 6.x and later (x86)
  • Solaris (x86)
  • MS Windows (x86)

There are 32- and 64-bit versions for all platforms.

Clozure CL 1.3 release candidate

A release candidate of Clozure CL 1.3 is now available.

The big news in this release is support for the 32-bit x86 architecture and ports to several more operating systems. CCL now runs on:

  • Mac OS X 10.4 and later (PowerPC and x86)
  • Linux (PowerPC and x86)
  • FreeBSD 6.x and later (x86)
  • Solaris (x86)
  • MS Windows (x86)

There are 32- and 64-bit versions for all platforms.

Please see the release notes for more information, including instructions on how to use Subversion to get the release candidate.

If you have some time to try it out, we would appreciate bug reports and feedback.

Clozure CL 1.2 released

It’s been ready for a while now, but I don’t think we ever mentioned it, so…

Clozure CL 1.2 is now available.

Clozure CL is is an open source Common Lisp implementation that runs on PowerPC hardware under Mac OS X and Linux, and on x86-64 hardware under Mac OS X, Linux, and FreeBSD.

Clozure CL used be called OpenMCL.  It is also sometimes called CCL.

You can get it here.

Release notes are included in the distribution, or here (the release notes URL has “trunk” in it, but those really are the correct notes).