[Newbies] Morphic question

Milan Zimmermann milan.zimmermann at sympatico.ca
Thu Feb 8 03:38:07 UTC 2007

Hi David,

This is quite an aside from what you are asking, but if plan to build portable 
UIs or tools, it may be interesting to look at ToolBuilder and ToolsPlus. I 
know almost nothing about them, only that I recently learned they can be used 
to build (simple) UIs that are portable between Morphic and Tweak, and in 
theory, if someone provides the concerete implementation, also Seaside and 


On 2007 February 5 09:15, David Röthlisberger wrote:
> Hi list,
> I have a question concerning morphic in Squeak 3.9... I'm trying hard to
> understand morphic, but it's not easy...
> I want to display a SystemWindow in the current world, it should be
> placed starting at the top left corner going to the top right corner, so
> it should take the whole width of the world. How can I achieve that?
> I tried to use SystemWindow>>#position: or SystemWindow>>#bounds, I
> tried all sort of parameters, but the window doesn't react on these
> parameters... I set them before I open the window in world using
> #openInWorld.
> So how can I let a window open in the top left corner and taking the
> whole availabe width of the world? Or how can I move a window
> programmatically as soon as it's opened?
> Any hint is greatly appreciated, thanks.
> btw, is there a good documentation about current Morphic in Squeak
> 3.8/3.9? I couldn't find any.
> David
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