[racket-dev] DrRacket + ZeroMQ

From: Jay McCarthy (jay.mccarthy at gmail.com)
Date: Tue Dec 31 11:15:02 EST 2013

Sorry Francisco, I have no idea why DrRacket would cause problems. One
idea is that it is actually bad interoperability between the Windows
GUI toolkit and ZeroMQ. One way to test that would be to use the
command line, but require racket/gui and create a single frame like in
the GUI introduction:


And see if the same problem happens.


On Thu, Dec 26, 2013 at 5:58 AM, Francisco Freire
<francisco.freire at ist.utl.pt> wrote:
> Hi Guys,
> I was trying to use ZeroMQ with DrRacket since it is an interesting solution
> for a project I have.
> Unfortunately, I did not have success doing this. I used the zeromq Planet
> Package (providing ZeroMQ binding). I also have DrRacket 5.3.6 installed in
> a Windows 7 32 bit machine.
> I only tried some examples from
> https://github.com/imatix/zguide/tree/master/examples/Racket but DrRacket
> crashes when running anyone which does not happen using Racket via command
> line. I already disabled the debugger as suggested by Jay McCarthy but this
> didn't solve the problem. Can anyone help me?
> Happy Holidays,
> Francisco Freire
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Jay McCarthy <jay at cs.byu.edu>
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