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7.1 The podium window

When you start the LispWorks IDE, by default a window known as the podium appears.

Figure 7.1 The LispWorks podium

The podium contains a menu bar, a toolbar, and a message area. The icons in the podium's toolbar access the Listener, Editor, Output Browser, Inspector, Class Browser, Generic Function Browser, Symbol Browser, Object Clipboard, Function Call Browser, System Browser, Compilation Conditions Browser, Search Files, Profiler, Tracer, Stepper, Window Browser, Process Browser, Shell and Application Builder tools. If you hold the mouse over these icons for a second, the corresponding tool name will appear as floating help text.

The IDE tools have most of these menu items in common with the podium.

The menu bar contains five menus:


LispWorks IDE User Guide (Unix version) - 12 Feb 2015