[Newbies] >> notation

Another Dave dooright101 at yahoo.com
Thu Nov 30 17:28:27 UTC 2006

stephane ducasse wrote:
> Dave normally
>  >> is not part of a method definition.
> Just the what is after it. in the browser.
>  >> is used by authors to give contextual information.
> Now in Squeak you can do
> 	Point>>#x to get the compiled method x of class Point
> 	but this is query the meta information of classes.
> Stef

Stephane, bless you for all the great work you have done in teaching

I'm not anywhere near the level to appreciate Point>>#x yet. I'm still
grappling with what you mean by "contextual information". 

You mention the browser, how would I use it to understand the
MyClass>>doThis statement? Or is this even a good example for understanding

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