[Newbies] Unable to type up arrow (ASCII 24) in 4.1, so can't do examples in Squeak by Example.

David Mitchell david.mitchell at gmail.com
Mon May 3 11:51:36 UTC 2010

Do you mean that you don't see an up arrow character? Or that it doesn't
work if you use a ^?

The up arrow shows as an arrow if the font has been rewritten for squeak.

The caret shows up if you are using a normal font. Should work just as well
(but not match the book visually).

On Sun, May 2, 2010 at 7:15 PM, Winter Laite <winterlaite at comcast.net>wrote:

>  Hello, I am an utter beginner at Squeak and just had an extremely
> frustrating experience with 4.1.
> I have been going through the first few pages of "Squeak by Example". When
> I got to the "shout" method, I was unable to get any farther, because I
> cannot type an up arrow in 4.1.
> By up arrow I mean '↑'.
> It works fine in 3.9 by typing a '^'.
> What gives?
> Thanks in advance.
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