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bug #35250: In Windows 7 SP 1, when using edwin I cann't read file

Submitter:  None
Submitted:  Fri 06 Jan 2012 03:25:16 AM UTC
Votes:  9  
 
Category:  edwin Severity:  3 - Normal
Priority:  5 - Normal Item Group:  Incorrect behavior
Status:  None Privacy:  Public
Assigned to:  None Originator Name:  leo
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Wed 02 Dec 2015 10:23:05 PM UTC, comment #12: 

I can confirm that the version available http://ftp.gnu.org/gnu/mit-scheme/stable.pkg/9.0/mit-scheme-9.0-i386-win32.exe
does read files into the buffer correctly (and bring up the tutorial) but the next version
http://ftp.gnu.org/gnu/mit-scheme/stable.pkg/9.0.1/mit-scheme-9.0.1-i386-win32.exe
does not

Somewhere between 9.0 and 9.0.1 a bug was introduced disabling the ability for the windows install to load files into buffers.

Anonymous
Sat 14 Feb 2015 08:24:54 PM UTC, comment #11: 

Thank you very much.  That helped. However, I now have a bigger problem (using either Scheme 9.0 or 9.2 with Win 7): I will post separately because it does not belong in this thread.

Ray Artz <rayartz>
Sat 14 Feb 2015 06:41:26 PM UTC, comment #10: 

http://ftp.gnu.org/gnu/mit-scheme/stable.pkg/ is the place to look for all releases.

bagrat lazaryan <bagratte>
Sat 14 Feb 2015 05:26:41 PM UTC, comment #9: 

How can one obtain Edwin Release 9.0 for Windows?

Ray Artz <rayartz>
Wed 26 Nov 2014 12:36:27 PM UTC, comment #8: 

I have the same issue for Release 9.2 - Edwin 3.116.
C-X C-S can write a file just fine, as confirmed by notepad, but C-X C-F <filename> finds and opens a blank buffer.

Installing Release 9.0 - Edwin 3.116, solves the problem.

Anonymous
Fri 28 Feb 2014 03:19:07 AM UTC, comment #7: 

I have the same problem running v9.1 in Windows XP SP3, so it is not isolated to Windows 7.  New files can be created and saved just fine, but opening files results in an empty buffer, which when saved will overwrite the file (destroying it!).  So the problem is definitely with the loading of the file content in to the buffer.

Anonymous
Mon 13 Jan 2014 04:50:48 PM UTC, comment #6: 

January 13, 2014 and this is still an issue. OS version Windows 7 64 bit Service Pack 1. C-x C-f does not open file, edwin.ini not read in $HOME directory.

Anonymous
Sun 22 Sep 2013 02:27:25 AM UTC, comment #5: 

So it is coming up on 2 years and this isn't fixed?

Anonymous
Fri 12 Apr 2013 05:30:38 AM UTC, comment #4: 

Same problem here with 9.1.1.

OS version: Windows 7 Enterprise Service Pack1 64bit

9.0 works fine.

wenbo <wenbo>
Tue 23 Oct 2012 03:45:11 PM UTC, comment #3: 

Got same results (empty buffer) when using f in dired window

Charlie Barnett <barnettc>
Tue 26 Jun 2012 08:04:14 PM UTC, comment #2: 

I have the same problems with 9.1

9.0 works for me, though.

Jeremy Clements <jerm>
Fri 27 Jan 2012 01:41:56 PM UTC, comment #1: 

C-h t also won't open the tutorial.

bagrat lazaryan <bagratte>
Fri 06 Jan 2012 03:25:16 AM UTC, original submission:  

using "M-x find-file" or "C-x C-f", I cann't open the file,the opened buffer is empty.
using "C-x C-b",I see that the size of opened buffer is 0.
But I can write buffer to file,other editor can open it with same content as writting.
OS is Windows 7 sp1 with nothing installed except MIT/GNU Scheme.
the setting of all is default.

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