Error while setting jpeg background from file (primitive failed)

Andreas Raab andreas.raab at
Mon Jan 30 05:35:37 UTC 2006

tim Rowledge wrote:
> On 29-Jan-06, at 10:58 AM, Andreas Raab wrote:
>> Fixing this will not be easy - if a VM change is required it means  
>> that older images will fail on newer VMs and vice versa.
> Ah, well, not absolutely definite. It's tacky but one could make a vm  
> that works out the offset to the class name and uses a var from then  
> on.

You mean searching the iVars of a well-known class (like Point) for the 
string "Point"? Yes, that would work. Very clever. And very tacky ;-)

   - Andreas

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