[plt-scheme] fixed a Windows bug --- maybe the performance problem

From: Matthew Flatt (mflatt at cs.utah.edu)
Date: Wed Nov 6 22:27:01 EST 2002

Any Windows users out there who are using a version of DrScheme or MrEd
compiled in the last week or so?

I haven't received any feedback so far.


At Sun, 27 Oct 2002 12:50:15 -0700 (MST), Matthew Flatt wrote:
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> Based on recent reports about problems under Windows XP, I took a close
> look at the code that runs Windows built-in dialogs, such as the
> get-file dialog.
> I found a problem, and I've exp-tagged a fix in CVS. For those using
> Windows, please let me know
>   1. if you were seeing performance problems before, whether the latest
>      solves anyhing;
>   2. if there's no improvement, whether you see problems even before
>      opening a dialog; or
>   3. if things seemed to work fine before, whether things still seem
>      fine.
> Query #3 is because I changed some code that seems, now, completely
> wrong. It's possible that I knew something three years ago that I don't
> remember. (I think, however, it's far more likely a stupid mistake.)
> Matthew

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