[Box-Admins] Possible to create small-kernel mailing list [was: About loading Nebraska}

Klaus D. Witzel klaus.witzel at cobss.com
Sat Dec 2 07:42:50 UTC 2006

Hi Marcus & Ken,

sometimes Pavel & Edgar and now Ralph & Milan and my produce some  
collaborative traffic (and often some collaborative effort :) which we'd  
like to get organized and archived.

Is it possible to create the small-kernel mailing list, thank you in  

Pavel, you've been the motor of this small-kernel thing (not of all the  
previous :) can I ask you to copy & paste a list title and a narrative,  
thank you.


P.S. OT: some of the messages in the box-admin list say that now Marcus is  
responsible, the
- http://lists.squeakfoundation.org/mailman/subscribe/box-admins
web pages say that box-admin is run by Ken. So I addressed both of you ;-)

On Sat, 02 Dec 2006 00:50:37 +0100, Pavel Krivanek wrote:

> My impression is that Nebraska should be on of the last packages that we
> should play with. As far as I remember this package is much worse  
> packaged
> than it seems and this package is almost useless in practice.
> BTW. I tired it several times but I'm not able to load your image :-(
> BTW2. We should start with some regular mailing list.
> -- Pavel
> On 11/30/06, Edgar J. De Cleene <edgardec2001 at yahoo.com.ar> wrote:
>> FileIn this first and then Nebraska-edc.16.mcz what I put into
>> http://www.squeaksource.com/Ladrillos , on MinimalMorphic.7213.image.
>> No Undeclared for this "Ladrillo".
>> Still not full functioning as some Preferences should be created first  
>> and
>> some Fonts loaded also
>> All classes in this change set could go to Nebraska-Refactoring.
>> But several same classes could be needed for load rest of Etoys.
>> Ideas ?
>> Also I communicate some experiments result.
>> Squeak3.9-final-7067.2.image , ripping from the top  for have packages.
>> #('39Deprecated' 'Balloon' 'Collections' 'Compiler' 'Compression'  
>> 'EToys'
>> 'Exceptions' 'Files' 'FixUnderscores' 'FlexibleVocabularies' 'Graphics'
>> 'Kernel' 'Monticello' 'MonticelloConfigurations' 'Morphic'  
>> 'MorphicExtras'
>> 'Movies' 'Multilingual' 'Nebraska' 'Network' 'PackageInfo'
>> 'PreferenceBrowser' 'Protocols' 'ReleaseBuilder' 'ST80' 'SUnit'  
>> 'SUnitGUI'
>> 'ScriptLoader' 'Services' 'Sound' 'System' 'SystemChangeNotification'
>> 'ToolBuilder' 'Tools' 'Traits' 'TrueType' 'VersionNumber')
>> Smalltalk size 1628
>> Image size 12.2 mb
>> All what you need is here
>> MimimalMorphic growing to Smalltalk size 1452 , no Undeclared ,  
>> following
>> brute force load from before for Etoys and Nebraska gives 10.9 mb and
>> still
>> no Flaps and several things missed.
>> Edgar

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