[plt-dev] Error message from test-engine

From: Robby Findler (robby at eecs.northwestern.edu)
Date: Mon Nov 16 23:46:14 EST 2009



On Mon, Nov 16, 2009 at 9:43 PM, Carl Eastlund <cce at ccs.neu.edu> wrote:
> On Mon, Nov 16, 2009 at 9:13 PM, Eli Barzilay <eli at barzilay.org> wrote:
>> On Nov 16, Robby Findler wrote:
>>> The promise in question has been there for a very long time (10+
>>> years, I'd guess), but there definitely could be treading problems.
>>> Perhaps just changing (in framework/private/icon.ss) to use the new
>>> thread safe stuff is the right thing.
>> Yes, I've looked at them -- and they seem to be promises of the kind
>> that would just lead (in pre-v4 days) to more work.  But perhaps there
>> was no problem until Carl somehow arranged things in a certain way.
> Using delay/sync for the framework icons seemed to alleviate the bug.
> I have committed this change.
> --Carl

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