[racket-dev] Is anybody else getting this error?

From: Robby Findler (robby at eecs.northwestern.edu)
Date: Tue Feb 7 14:08:28 EST 2012

Do you get a stacktrace?


On Tue, Feb 7, 2012 at 1:01 PM, Neil Toronto <neil.toronto at gmail.com> wrote:
> This is from the latest release. On Redex errors and some Typed Racket
> errors (so far), I get something like
> exception raised by error display handler: normalize-path:
> #<path:/var/tmp/racket> (within the input path) is not a directory or does
> not exist; original exception raised: reduction-relation: before underscore
> must be either a non-terminal or a built-in pattern, found 1 in b_1
> The problem isn't the Redex error I'm getting - I know how to fix that - but
> that it's expecting a "/var/tmp/racket" directory to exist.
> Obviously I could create this directory, but I wanted to bring it up here
> first. It appears that some collects are either making an assumption they
> shouldn't be making, or they rely on a badly behaved function that creates
> temporary files. (I've verified that `make-temporary-file' is working.)
> Neil ⊥
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