[racket-dev] sporadic failure when building PLaneT docs

From: Eli Barzilay (eli at barzilay.org)
Date: Sat Aug 20 12:33:38 EDT 2011

15 minutes ago, Robby Findler wrote:
> Okay I've narrowed things down to something strange about the context in
> which racket calls the planet module name resolver. In particular, if you
> change the planet resolver by inserting this code right as the first thing
> it does:
> (parameterize ([current-namespace (make-base-namespace)])
>  (eval '(module program racket/base))
>  (eval '(require 'program)))
> Then you'll see the (seemingly incorrect) error that the module 'program is
> an unknown module.

I tried it, but I can't replicate the problem.  If I add the code to
both branches of the resolver code I get an infinite loop, and if I
leave just the interesting 5-argument case in, then it loaded (a
random planet package) and installed it without any problems.

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