LispWorks User Guide and Reference Manual


24 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.

24.1 Introduction

24.2 Heap size

24.3 Architectural constants

24.4 Speed

24.5 Memory Management

24.6 Float types

24.7 External libraries

LispWorks User Guide and Reference Manual - 22 Dec 2009