17.3 Configuring the Symbol Browser

Using the Symbol Browser Preferences dialog, shown in Symbol Browser Preferences dialog below, you can configure some properties of the tool. Choose Works > Tools > Preferences... . or click to display this dialog.

Figure 17.2 Symbol Browser Preferences dialog

To configure the default sort order for the Symbols list, select Unsorted , By Name or By Package under Sort.

To configure the display of package names in the Description area, alter the Package settings as described in Displaying packages.

You can control whether the Symbol Browser displays the history toolbar by the option Show Toolbar , as described in Toolbar configurations.

Press Apply to see the effect of your changes in the Symbol Browser tool. Press OK to preserve the new settings.


Common LispWorks User Guide (Unix version) - 21 Feb 2008