[plt-scheme] newby question re upgrading Dr Scheme

From: Tim Hanson (tbhanson at gmx.de)
Date: Thu Sep 9 16:13:05 EDT 2004

thanks, John,

On Tuesday, Sep 7, 2004, at 20:20 Europe/Berlin, John Clements wrote:

> I don't believe this problem relates to an earlier installation.

good! :)

> ...

> Regarding mzscheme: it's located in the plt/bin directory, rather than 
> the plt/ directory where the DrScheme application lives.  It's a part 
> of all of our distributions.

good to know. you're right. it's there and it runs from the command 
line with
> How to fix your problem?  I suspect that the "install" script which 
> should be triggered by the installer is not running, or not running to 
> completion.  One fix might be to manually run the "Finish Install" 
> program in the newly installed PLT directory.

OK, maybe this explains what went wrong: when i run "Finish Install" 
manually there appear to be permission problems. [Oops, i can't 
copy/paste from that window.] a number of delete commands fail with 
(Permission denied; errno=13) Also several "Error during launcher 

thanks again.



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