[squeak-dev] Re: The future of Squeak & Pharo (was Re:
[Pharo-project] [ANN] Pharo MIT license clean)
Klaus D. Witzel
klaus.witzel at cobss.com
Sun Jun 28 17:16:57 UTC 2009
On Sun, 28 Jun 2009 19:05:30 +0200, Ian Trudel wrote:
> I like your ideas, Casimiro. And a lot of boring work, as you would
> call, but I call it maintenance, has to be done. Internationalization
> is among the point that prevents me to use Squeak.
Ian, would it be possible you send me a list of what things _you_ need for
internationalization. That would be very interesting in a current project.
Or, if you like, just post here (and if it was already posted then
> There are also a lot of messy things in the official image combined
> with the poor documentation, makes it challenging for new programmers;
> as far as commercial support goes, one consideration is to hire people
> that might not have experience with Squeak and has to learn... then
> the training turns out to be expensive and long for a language known
> to be simple and self documenting.
"If at first, the idea is not absurd, then there is no hope for it".
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