[Newbies] User interfaces | getting started

David Mitchell david.mitchell at gmail.com
Tue May 22 02:51:13 UTC 2007

For console apps on Unix, see OSProcess:

Some support in Windows.

Darren White wrote:

> Hello,
> This is my first post here. I have been exploring the squeak 
> environment and smalltalk syntax for a few weeks now. Usually when 
> learning a new programming language I create a small programs such as 
> a contacts list. First I may do it with a console front end then play 
> around with a GUI and widgets.
> I have got to the stage with squeak where I want to do that but I 
> can't see how to proceed. For a console type program how do I proceed 
> and for a GUI program what is the main form/frame/window to hold the 
> components. So the main thing I'm stuck with is the user interface, I 
> have read enough to know how to create classes and their method bodies 
> (though my code may be bad at this stage :-) ).
> Any advice would be most welcome, I can't wait to get stuck in!
> Darren
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