here is a plan! (was: Smalltalk Reloaded)

Ron Teitelbaum Ron at
Mon Oct 30 15:16:37 UTC 2006


Ron Teitelbaum

> -----Original Message-----
> From: squeak-dev-bounces at [mailto:squeak-dev-
> bounces at] On Behalf Of Jecel Assumpcao Jr
> Sent: Monday, October 30, 2006 10:48 AM
> To: The general-purpose Squeak developers list
> Subject: here is a plan! (was: Smalltalk Reloaded)
> Guy Bloomfield wrote on Sat, 28 Oct 2006 19:30:14 +1300
> > 2. A functional issue - The ideal Squeak would have Etoys Morphic in
> > the image and these could be unloaded by the experienced programmer
> > who wants to "Run light without overbyte" whereas the neophyte can
> > enjoy them out of the box
> This is a plan that is practical and which I fully support: if we can
> unload eToys but not load it back, then let's just include eToys in the
> full image that we distribute and allow everyone the one way option of
> removing it. I don't mind at all eliminating the Flash logo, the welcome
> windows and other stuff every time I begin working with a newly
> downloaded image. The fact that I can't get any of these easily back if
> I want has never been a problem since I could just start over from a
> clean image.
> Sure, a reloadable eToys would be even better but I doubt it will
> happen.
> -- Jecel

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