[Newbies] Re: Quinto game in SBE
bert at freudenbergs.de
Mon Sep 24 19:48:18 UTC 2007
Likewise for OLPC.
- Bert -
On Sep 24, 2007, at 19:14 , Andreas Raab wrote:
> 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.
> - Andreas
> 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
>>> 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
>> 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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