[croquet-dev] Re: [Newbies] Quinto game in SBE
andreas.raab at gmx.de
Mon Sep 24 17:14:36 UTC 2007
Hi David -
If you can find a bit of time to assemble a set of patches which will
make those examples work, I'd be happy to fold them into the system to
make sure these examples work out of the box.
David Corking wrote:
> Bill Kerr wrote:
>> 1) the final line of the SBECell initialize method:
>> self turnOff
>> triggers a MessageNotUnderstood error
>> doesNotUnderstand: #turnOff
>> turns out that my problem was that I was using an old 3.8 image
>> I learnt from the book how to file out and file in - as soon as I tested my
>> code in the 3.9 image it worked fine!
>> A friend sent me some other information from the bugs site pointing out a
>> bug in SimpleSwitchMorph in earlier versions:
>> Summary: 0003530: SimpleSwitchMorph does not actually implement
>> switch functionality
> In 2007, many people's introduction to Squeak may be with an image
> derived from 3.8 (*). So I wonder if the book should not mention this
> patch prominently at the start of the First Application chapter.
> By the way, I probably learned a lot about Squeak by wrestling with
> this for a while this weekend without access to internet or a 3.9
> image :)
> (*) such as Croquet SDK, OLPC Etoys ...
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