[racket] multiple instances of compiled for distribution software

From: Justin R. Slepak (jrslepak at ccs.neu.edu)
Date: Mon May 20 12:04:14 EDT 2013

Cmd-N typically just opens a new window in the current instance. Use cmd-tab or look in the Dock, and you'll see you still only have one instance of your program running. Explicitly invoking the executable inside the .app bundle will produce a separate instance -- you can see on cmd-tab that you have two instances running.

Justin Slepak
PhD student, Computer Science dept.

----- Original Message -----
From: Hendrik Boom <hendrik at topoi.pooq.com>
To: users at racket-lang.org
Sent: Mon, 20 May 2013 11:21:38 -0400 (EDT)
Subject: Re: [racket] multiple instances of compiled for distribution software

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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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