[BUG]Compiler screws up bigtime with same global on both sides of an assign

Tim Rowledge tim at sumeru.stanford.edu
Wed Feb 5 17:54:40 UTC 2003

Anthony Hannan <ajh18 at cornell.edu> appears to have written:

> Tim Rowledge <tim at sumeru.stanford.edu> wrote:
> > I was attempting to test some code that happened to have
> > 	Smalltalk := SmalltalkEnvironment newFrom: Smalltalk.
> > in there. It failed. Not, I must point out because of the rather
> > annoying readonlybinding stuff that seems to have crept into the system.
> > No, this is a fullscale failure of the Compiler. Sound the alarms! Call
> > the Fire Brigade!
> The Closure Compiler does not have this bug.
I'm delighted to hear it; I had a feeling you might say this :-)

|Though a nation watched her falling, yet a world could only cry |
|As they passed from us to Glory , riding fire in the sky.       |
|(Jordin Kare, Fire In The Sky)                                  |
|Farewell Columbia.                                              |
Tim Rowledge, tim at sumeru.stanford.edu, http://sumeru.stanford.edu/tim

More information about the Squeak-dev mailing list