2.2 Ensure the Motif libraries are loaded

To display a GUI on X11/Motif, LispWorks first needs to load certain graphical libraries at runtime.

The LispWorks IDE will do this automatically on startup, but to use the CAPI in a console image you will need to load these libraries explicitly. A console image is a LispWorks image which is not running the LispWorks IDE. Console images are used to run ILISP.

To load the X11/Motif libraries, call


Note: This section does not apply to LispWorks for Macintosh using the native Cocoa GUI.

LispWorks CAPI User Guide (Macintosh version) - 8 Apr 2005