25 64-bit LispWorks

This chapter summarises the technical differences between 64-bit LispWorks and 32-bit LispWorks. Both are ANSI Common Lisp implementations and support the language same extensions and libraries so in many ways they behave the same. However the programmer should be aware of the differences mentioned here.

25.1 Introduction

25.2 Heap size

25.3 Architectural constants

25.4 Speed

25.5 Memory Management

25.6 Float types

25.7 External libraries

LispWorks User Guide - 11 Mar 2008