[squeak-dev] Another Nomination for the Squeak Foundation
stephane.ducasse at free.fr
Thu Feb 21 21:21:39 UTC 2008
Dan are you really coming back to squeak or just to the
>> That's really wonderful news and many thanks to Dan deciding to
>> come back into more active role in Squeak community. Community
>> really needs angels like Dan!
> Is it really that?
> I do not really think so.
>> Ron Teitelbaum wrote:
>>> Hello All,
>>> I would like to nominate another person for the Squeak Foundation
>>> This person is a founding member of our community and the principal
>>> architect of five generations of Smalltalk environments. He is
>>> the inventor
>>> of BitBlt as well as the designer of the first byte-coded VM in
>>> 1976. He
>>> also worked with John Maloney to create Morphic. We are very
>>> fortunate to
>>> have been able to encourage him to run for the board.
>>> It is with great pleasure that I nominate Dan Ingalls for the Squeak
>>> Foundation Board.
>>> Dan is and has always been an active member of our community. You
>>> can see
>>> him jumping in on conversations, posting about his work and
>>> contributing to
>>> this community. Dan is currently working at Sun building a Squeak-
>>> Morphic implementation that runs on a VM but that uses only
>>> the client browser. This is very exciting and a Lively Kernel for
>>> Dan is also aware of the challenges facing our community in terms of
>>> organization, licensing and development direction. He is willing
>>> to help us
>>> as much as he can because as he says, "I feel a strong commitment to
>>> Please welcome Dan Ingalls to the Squeak Foundation 2008 Election.
>>> Thank you,
>>> Ron Teitelbaum
>>> Squeak Community Member
>> Janko Mivšek
>> Smalltalk Web Application Server
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