Windows executable (VM) problems? [Problem + a solution ]
andreas.raab at gmx.de
Sat Apr 19 17:36:52 UTC 2003
Is there any chance you can send me any kind of information where it
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> Behalf Of Charlie Lindahl
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> Subject: Windows executable (VM) problems? [Problem + a solution ]
> I'm new to Squeak, but have done *some* ST and a *lot* of LISP in the
> Decided to jump into Squeak today. Ran into a problem which the Squeak
> IRC helped me solve.
> Problem: Squeak.EXE crashed with a nasty MS Windows error dialog.
> I'm running NT 4.0 workstation with all service
> packs applied.
> Solution: used version 3.2 of the squeak.exe (instead of the
> 3.4 or 3.5
> versions). This was
> suggested on the IRC today, and it appears to be working fine.
> Since the VM runs (apparently) all existing images, I'm OK for now. I
> load VC++ up on my machine & compile from source, but, assuming I can
> use existing images on 3.2 I'll probably defer this step.
> Also, I intend to be upgrading to Windows 2000 (or 2003) pretty soon
> anyway. I'll
> try to post info after my upgrade if others are interested.
> I eventually plan to run Squeak on multiple platforms,
> primarily LINUX
> (both on
> desktop & on iPAQ).
> All 4 now. I look forward to working with the Squeak community.
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