Subject: Re: hangups/fonts in xscm 1.05 on SGI
From: (Rob Warnock)
Date: 1997/03/07
Newsgroups: comp.lang.scheme
Message-ID: <5fo6jn$>

Nicholas Pioch  <> wrote:
|     Overall it's been working well, but the system
| has an annoying tendency to hang up intermittently 
| at certain points in the simulation, usually when 
| it is about to draw a major xscm window.  It's hard 
| to trace the cause because it will alternately fail 
| and then work fine under the same conditions.

Is the "hang" temporary (a few seconds) or permanent
(i.e., have to kill the process)? If the former,
is what you are seeing perhaps nothing more than
a garbage collection occurring at an incovenient


Rob Warnock, 7L-551
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