[racket] Cross-compilation

From: Matthias Felleisen (matthias at ccs.neu.edu)
Date: Thu Jul 21 11:35:45 EDT 2011

This is unfortunately true at the moment. 

It is a topic of discussion and will certainly come up in our next design meeting. 

On Jul 21, 2011, at 11:30 AM, Mark Carter wrote:

> I'm using Racket 5.1.1. on win 7. I created an executable of type "distribution" and base "gracket". A zip file is created.
> It runs fine on my machine. I have had a report that it doesn;t run on Win XP, and when it was tried on Win Vista, the user obtained an error 'can't load dll libracket3m_8aa6ug.dll'.
> What gives? Does that mean that a compiled executable can only be run on the platform for which it was compiled?
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