[squeak-dev] [Election] ...is soon upon us! Last day info

Nicolas Cellier nicolas.cellier.aka.nice at gmail.com
Wed Mar 10 21:15:23 UTC 2010

2010/3/10 keith <keith_hodges at yahoo.co.uk>:
> On 10 Mar 2010, at 20:18, Torsten Bergmann wrote:
>> Nicolas Cellier wrote:
>>> Then I want you to play a little game:
>>> take the exact Installer script that installed my mantis patches over
>>> 3.10, apply it to latest trunk, Cuis and Pharo, and report how it
>>> worked.
> Why would you even expect that to work without human intervention?
> If the person who wants to load the fixes into pharo marks/tags the ones he
> tests as working in pharo, then those marked as working in pharo would load.
> If that is too difficult then you use a task to define a fix in which the
> task knows its dependencies.

Yes, Keith, that's too difficult, because you have to know that patchA
works in Pharo 11231, Pharo 11232 etc...
Then you also have to know if patchB works in Pharo 11231+patchA,
Pharo 11232+patchB etc...
Try the combinations of trunk patches and come back with real facts.


> For example in my Magma load into Cuis, looks directly to see if the image
> already has Mutex loaded, if it doesn't then it loads it.
> Keith

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