Let us have a look at p. 64 of M. Davis book "The Geometry and Topology of Coxeter Groups". The discussion preceeding Definition 5.1.3. shows that $\mathcal{U}(G, X)/G$ is homeomorphic to $X$. Theorem 7.2.4. says that $\mathcal{U}(W, K)$ is $W$equivariantly homeomorphic to the Davis complex $\Sigma$. So, $\Sigma/W$ is homeomorphic to $K$. $K$ is the cone on the barycentric subdivision of the nerve $L$. $L$ can have topological type of any polyhedron. So $K$ can be a cone on any polyhedron (up to homeomorphism). But the action of $W$ on $\Sigma$ is cocompact (p. 4, bottom). So $\Sigma/W$ is compact, i.e., $K$ is compact. So a cone on any polyhedron is compact. What's wrong?
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