[squeak-dev] Re: [BUG] Browsers vertically squished in trunk?

Nicolas Cellier nicolas.cellier.aka.nice at gmail.com
Tue Mar 30 22:51:39 UTC 2010

2010/3/31 Casey Ransberger <casey.obrien.r at gmail.com>:
> Hmmm. Totally different behavior in this method if the preference
> #reverseWindowStagger is enabled. What I don't understand is why the window
> staggering policy should have anything to do with the default height or
> width of windows.
> I am officially calling shenanigans on this method.

Thank you for the nice idiom.
I don't understand anything to it, but
     ^self callingShenanigans
would certainly bring more poetry in the image than
    ^self primitiveFailed.


> On Tue, Mar 30, 2010 at 1:56 PM, Casey Ransberger <casey.obrien.r at gmail.com>
> wrote:
>> Found it.
>> RealEstateAgent class>>standardWindowExtent
>> <snip>
>> ^ (allowedArea extent - (grid*(maxLevel+1*2) + (grid//2))) min:
>> StandardSize "600 at 400"].
>> Something is going wrong with the math here. Changing this line to (note
>> that I've just commented everything out and returned 600 at 400) fixes the bug,
>> but probably breaks tons of other stuff:
>> ^"^ (allowedArea extent - (grid*(maxLevel+1*2) + (grid//2))) min:
>> StandardSize "600 at 400].
>> I'm going to see if I can figure out exactly what's going wrong with this,
>> and if so, push a proper fix to the Inbox.
>> On Tue, Mar 30, 2010 at 10:25 AM, Casey Ransberger
>> <casey.obrien.r at gmail.com> wrote:
>>> When I open a system browser in recent trunk images, the browser opens up
>>> squished vertically so the first thing I need to do is resize it. I could
>>> swear I'd seen this some place before, and the fix wound up being in
>>> toolbuilder somewhere. IIRC Andreas pointed out the fix, but I can't find
>>> the message anywhere in any of my inboxes.
>>> As a sanity check, are other people seeing this too? I might note that
>>> I've been using Squeak on a very small screen lately, if that makes any
>>> difference (I don't know, maybe the browser tries to open at a % of total
>>> screen real estate, which is too small on my box?)

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