getting really weird: Player39 in PointerFinder
Alan.Kay at squeakland.org
Tue Jan 1 21:16:08 UTC 2002
Not exactly (I know that you know that Smalltalk instances are
changed all the time via assignments to instance variables). A player
is a kind of wrapper for Smalltalk objects that allows certain other
behaviors to be instance specific (like instance local methods), and
also allows some experimentation with a different way to think about
At 7:28 PM +0100 1/1/02, Karl Ramberg wrote:
>Ross Boylan wrote:
>> In tracking down the cause of grossly excessive copies of some objects in
>> my image, I've found that some Player classes are holding onto them.
>> Can I just delete the classes? What is the safe way to get rid of these
>Players are created when Etoy scripting is used because Smalltalk don't
>allow changing of a instance.
>You can inspect the instance and send a delete message to it.
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