[plt-dev] EMERGENCY: drscheme no longer works in today's svn head

From: Robby Findler (robby at eecs.northwestern.edu)
Date: Thu Aug 27 17:38:09 EDT 2009

(It was supposed to be a method of the frame-group, fwiw.)

On Thu, Aug 27, 2009 at 4:37 PM, Robby
Findler<robby at eecs.northwestern.edu> wrote:
> I think that the error is coming from the error-display-handler.
> Generally speaking, that code is called in strange places, so needs to
> not raise errors.
> Robby
> On Thu, Aug 27, 2009 at 4:33 PM, Ryan Culpepper<ryanc at ccs.neu.edu> wrote:
>> On Aug 27, 2009, at 4:56 PM, Matthias Felleisen wrote:
>>> Switching to Module in drscheme immediately produces this error message
>>>> Welcome to DrScheme, version [3m].
>>>> Language: Module; memory limit: 256 megabytes.
>>>> Module Language: invalid module text
>>>> send: no such method: locate-frame for class: %
>>> and it disables all buttons except for STOP. Clicking stop doesn't help
>>> the least.
>> I get the same error. Some more notes:
>> By a combination of kills and breaks (a final break seems necessary...?) I
>> was able to kill the evaluation. When I switched the language to Pretty Big,
>> I got a "read found code compiled for, wanted" (paraphrased
>> because it is no longer in front of me). I have no idea what code in
>> particular it's taking about.
>> My conjecture is that Robby's commit (r15795) is responsible for the error
>> message that actually gets shown ('locate-frame' occurs nowhere else in the
>> collects, as far as I can tell), but there seems to be an underlying
>> problem. That is, there's an error reporting the real error.
>> I had run a full setup-plt immediately before starting DrScheme, so
>> somewhere code is not getting recompiled. I'm currently in the middle of a
>> "setup-plt -c; setup-plt" cycle.
>> Ryan
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