[squeak-dev] Re: what was the index of TheInputSemaphore in older
eliot.miranda at gmail.com
Wed Jan 28 23:08:34 UTC 2009
On Wed, Jan 28, 2009 at 2:59 PM, Andreas Raab <andreas.raab at gmx.de> wrote:
> Eliot Miranda wrote:
>> #define TheInterruptSemaphore null
>> so if one opens up the 1995 image and it tries to set the input semaphore
>> it'll simply overwrite nil, which won't make the system very happy. So once
>> anyone know what the correct value for TheInputSemaphore should be in a
>> circa 1995 VM/image?
> ProcessSignalingLowSpace := 22. "was TheInputSemaphore"
> I think "reusing" this index is wrong and should be considered broken
> (though it certainly doesn't matter for the Cog VM).
I agree. The right thing to do then is to rip out TheInputSemaphore and
make primInputSemaphore: fail for older usage.
> - Andreas
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