[Box-Admins] [squeak-dev] Should I put my unofficial V3 versions of Squeak 5.2 and 5.3 on files.squeak.org?

David T. Lewis lewis at mail.msen.com
Sat Jul 25 20:07:28 UTC 2020

Moving this to box-admins for assistance.

I have a couple of images that I would like to preserve for posterity
on files.squeak.org. They can go in a new folder under "various_images"


Can someone on box-admins help me make this happen? I do not have access
to the server but I can put the files out on a google drive if that works.

I zipped up the files and put them here:



On Sat, Jul 25, 2020 at 10:35:22AM -0700, tim Rowledge wrote:
> Hard to think of any reason *not* to have them available. 
> > On 2020-07-25, at 10:04 AM, David T. Lewis <lewis at mail.msen.com> wrote:
> > 
> > A couple of years ago, I put a copy of a Squeak 5.2 image in V3 object
> > memory format on the squeakvm.org server, and I linked to it from the
> > project page at http://www.squeaksource.com/TrunkUpdateStreamV3. That link
> > has gone dead, and I think I recall someone noticing it a recently.
> > 
> > I still have the files, should I put them somewhere on files.squeak.org?
> > I was thinking of putting them under the "various_images" folder:
> > 
> > 	files.squeak.org/various_images/squeak_V3_images/
> > 
> > I also have a V3 image that is up to date with the Squeak 5.3 release,
> > so I could put that on line as well.
> > 
> > These images will run under an up-to-date interpreter VM or a Cog VM. They
> > may be of interest to people doing VM work, benchmarking, or as a reference
> > to understand the image-side differences between Spur and V3.
> > 
> > Dave
> > 
> > 
> tim
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