Re-doing Morphic ( Was: Re: Traits prototype image )

yampa at yampa at
Wed Feb 12 03:07:34 UTC 2003

>I was thinking of sticking a new superclass in above Morph.
>>Call it ProtoMorph.  Create a simple RectangleMorph clone that derives 
>from ProtoMorph.

>Stick a RectangleMorph and a ProtoRectangleMorph side by side >and move 
>logic up to ProtoMorph until ProtoRectangleMorph is minimally >useful.  
>Stop and reassess.

> Todd Blanchard

I was about to suggest this myself.  Most of my problems with Morphic objects isn't in adding new behavior, its that I can't subtract behavior I don't need.  ProtoMorph shouldn't need to be 
mush more than an event handing box, with the extentions dictionary and a halo.

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