On Tue, Sep 10, 2019 at 1:31 AM Prokop Hapala <prokophap...@gmail.com> wrote:
> "File > Open Require Path …" ... "/usr/share/racket/pkgs/games/" > > it is strange ... on one computer (at work) it works, on other (at home) > it does not want to open that directory (the dialog is a bit too > minimalistic so I don't know what it thinks :-) ). Maybe it may be because > I was fiddling around with versions (from Ubuntu Repo, and Racket ppa) > I can think of two possibilities: - If you installed a "minimal Racket" distribution, you won't have the "games" package pre-installed. You can get it with "raco pkg install games" or the "File > Package Manager …" in DrRacket. - There are different ways of configuring your Racket installation that will end up putting your packages in different places on the filesystem, including user-specific vs. installation-wide places and self-contained vs. Unix-style installations. "Open Require Path" should find your packages wherever they are, but it takes a require path rather than a file system path, so it starts with `games` in this case. You can try this program: #lang racket (require games) If the package is installed, this should work and open the PLT Games launcher window. In DrRacket (after it has had a moment to do background expansion), you can also then right-click on `games` and choose the menu item "Open main.rkt". -Philip -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "Racket Users" group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send an email to racket-users+unsubscr...@googlegroups.com. To view this discussion on the web visit https://groups.google.com/d/msgid/racket-users/CAH3z3gYwtaW_hmJYVvoOH%2BYxZsjEJ1qfsNemXNBSOcc2uVX0HA%40mail.gmail.com.