Launching a web browser from Squeak?

Ramon Leon rleon at
Thu May 11 21:54:14 UTC 2006

> -----Original Message-----
> From: squeak-dev-bounces at 
> [mailto:squeak-dev-bounces at] On 
> Behalf Of John Maloney
> Sent: Thursday, May 11, 2006 2:38 PM
> To: The general-purpose Squeak developers list
> Subject: Launching a web browser from Squeak?
> Does anyone know how to launch a Web browser from within 
> Squeak? I need to be able to pass the URL to the browser to 
> open. It would be really great if I could also tell the 
> browser how big to be and where to open on the screen.
> I realize the solution will probably be highly platform 
> dependent; I'm interesting in solutions for Windows, Macs, and Linux.
> I'd be grateful for any tips or hints.
> Thank you!
> 	-- John

Have you looked at the ExternalWebBrowser package on SqueakMap?  It does
exactly that.

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