[Newbies] Is it just me or is Squeak Universes dead?

Bert Freudenberg bert at freudenbergs.de
Sat Jan 26 10:57:27 UTC 2013

On 26.01.2013, at 11:31, David Corking <lists at dcorking.com> wrote:

> I opened the Universe Browser (basic) in my trunk image and hit the
> 'update list from network' button.
> I got a predebug window for the failure of
> primitiveResolverGetAddressInfo as universe apparently tried to fetch
> http://universes.dnsalias.net/%7Euniverses/repositories/development.packages
> There doesn't seem to be any DNS record for universes.dnsalias.net
> which is hosted at dyndns.org, so I guess that hosting account has
> expired.
> Should I point Universe at a different URL, or ignore it?

A patch to remove the universe stuff from the image would be appreciated. The idea was nice, but did never really caught on. SqueakMap is still supported (although it could use some more packagers).

- Bert -

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