IO problems?

Stephen Weeks
Thu, 1 Jun 2000 14:59:09 -0700 (PDT)

> For the record - I just made a small test for TextIO too - same
> problem...

On a windows machine, right?

> > I can try to help you find it.  My
> > first attempt would be to put some debugging information in the TextIO
> > (or BinIO) implementation.  You can use the underlying C fprintf via
> > the FFI mechanism.  Put in debugging statements whenever any of the
> > TextIO.input functions is called, and within updateIn so we can see
> > what read is returning.  We'll go from there.
> OK - I guess I'll have to get my hands dirty ;)

Just to speed things up, I wanted to make sure that you knew that you
can process a new version of the basis library very quickly, without
recompiling the whole compiler.  See the ../lib/world.mlton target in
src/Makefile for how to do this.