[Pkg] Can't load Packages in sq3.10.2-7179dev08.08.1

Matthew Fulmer tapplek at gmail.com
Wed Aug 6 01:25:36 UTC 2008

On Tue, Aug 05, 2008 at 05:59:53PM -0400, Rob Rothwell wrote:
>    and then lands in a Debugger at Warning>>defaultAction
>    Should I post this on Mantis?
>    Thanks...just thought someone would want to know...
>    Rob

That's a bug in squeak-dev. Damien decided to include the
totally unstable OB-Tools package in squeak-dev-3.10, and it
does the wrong thing when self notify: is sent. It is supposed
to show a dialog with this text:

You are about to load new versions of the following packages
that have unsaved changes in the image.  If you continue, you
will lose these changes.


To me, this is yet another reason you shouldn't use damien's

So, email it to damien, and tell him to get OB-Tools out of
squeak-dev. Or, just don't use squeak-dev-beta. It is very

Matthew Fulmer -- http://mtfulmer.wordpress.com/

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