[racket] multiple instances of compiled for distribution software

From: Hendrik Boom (hendrik at topoi.pooq.com)
Date: Mon May 20 11:21:38 EDT 2013

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> I am curious as to whether it would be possible to run multiple instances of a compiled Racket program. If so, then how may I do this? When I try to run the program twice by double clicking in Mac OS, I still only get one running process. This seems like a very serious limitation. Is there a way around this?<hr size="1px" noshade style="clear:both;margin-top:10px;height:1px;">
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Mentioned this to my son, who had an intel mac laptop on his lap, and he
said, Command-N.

And showed me a number of programs for which it worked, by typing 
command-N when the program's first window had focus.

Including DrRacket.

-- hendrik

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