[isabelle-dev] unable to start Isabelle/jEdit due to error in unused session

Makarius makarius at sketis.net
Thu May 18 10:34:43 CEST 2017

On 18/05/17 09:03, Christian Sternagel wrote:
> I was just about to have a look at the latest and greatest Isabelle (
> f35abc25d7b1 ) when I noticed the following behavior.
> I started with
>   isabelle jedit -bf
> and then tried
>   isabelle jedit -l HOL
> but got an error message about missing files (see PS for details).
> Now, these missing files are only referenced in IsaFoR's ROOT file (and
> the reason for the error is that IsaFoR is still running on
> Isabelle2006-1), which is read since IsaFoR is registered as an Isabelle
> component in my "etc/settings"



In current Isabelle/6acb28e5ba41 it is also possible to use something
like "isabelle jedit -R -l MY_SESSION" to restrict the theory name space
to the requirements of MY_SESSION.


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