[squeak-dev] SmalltalkImage current vs Smalltalk: Option #3
cputney at wiresong.ca
Fri Mar 5 04:40:20 UTC 2010
On 2010-03-04, at 8:24 PM, Andreas Raab wrote:
> The result is that:
> 1) Smalltalk == SmalltalkImage current
> 2) Smalltalk class == SmalltalkImage
> 3) Smalltalk globals class == SystemDictionary
> 4) SomeClass environment == Smalltalk globals
> Interestingly, this is pretty much the way these entities are already used; just not consistently. After browsing through quite a bit of code that does feel like the most natural separation - the environment as the dictionary / namespace; Smalltalk as the system-wide facade for various things.
> What do you think?
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