[Newbies] Initials and settings

Mateusz Grotek unoduetre at poczta.onet.pl
Fri Jun 3 00:32:34 UTC 2011

> 5. What is the official way of installing packages in squeak?
> I've noticed there are many, like Squeaksource and Monticello, Squeakmap
> and package universe, Monticello configurations.
> I also understand that Monticello is a versioning system (like svn),
> Squeaksource is versioning system repository (like svn repository). If I
> understand it correctly Squeakmap and package universe are like linux
> distribution package repositories (like debian apt repositories). So
> what are Monticello configurations? Also it seems the analogy isn't as
> clear... Squeakmap etc. is kind of deprecated (?) (old versions there).
> People suggest to use Monticello configurations instead i suppose, but
> are they another way of managing packages? Please could you clarify this
> somehow?

As far as this one is concerned I've found some information in draft
chapters of Pharo book (thank you Pharo people for describing it).
That's what I've got:
Monticello ~ SVN
Metacello ~ dpkg
Squeaksource ~ Debian repository

Is Squeakmap deprecated?

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