[Newbies] squeak on ubuntu linux

Michael van der Gulik mikevdg at gulik.co.nz
Mon Jun 4 10:32:42 UTC 2007

Liliana wrote:

> Hi,
> We have an Intel dual core 64 bit server where we installed Ubuntu 7.04
> We are all new in Squeak/Smalltalk; but we managed to develop a small 
> Seaside app in Squeak (on Windows XP) using Squeak 3.9 and Seaside 2.7 
> (latest).
> We would now like to install this image on the linux server and run 
> seaside there, under Apache.
> I read quite a few of posts and Ramon Leon’s blog on how to get a 
> squeak/seaside headless vm working on Linux; but we are all but 
> confused; and didn’t manage to get anywhere.
> Questions:
> 1. Do we need x-windows, or not (we will not do development on the 
> linux server)?
Also - you'll need a way to manage Squeak remotely.

I recommend either using the Squeak VNC server (should be on SqueakMap?) 
which many people have had success with, or the REPLServer which is a 
telnet server that runs simple Smalltalk commands - an old version is on 
SqueakMap, or I've made a nicer version at 


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