[plt-dev] Re: problem with optimistic compilation

From: Sam TH (samth at ccs.neu.edu)
Date: Wed Aug 12 17:21:47 EDT 2009

What if mzscheme-compiled files already exist?  Does it use those?  If
it doesn't, won't it recompile the entire collects tree the first time
you try to do anything?

Also, this seems like it's papering over the problem.  We should be
able to come up with a solution that works for both DrScheme and

On Wed, Aug 12, 2009 at 3:44 PM, Robby
Findler<robby at eecs.northwestern.edu> wrote:
> Okay, after some more thought and offline consultation, I've changed
> the way DrScheme works wrt to saving compiled .zo files. It now saves
> its compiled files in compiled/drscheme/ (and
> compiled/drscheme/errortrace), meaning that the files will be ignored
> when mzscheme runs. It also only looks in those directories when it is
> in compiled-file-generation mode.
> Robby
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