[squeak-dev] Clamato & jQuery (was Re: <script language="smalltalk">)

Diogenes Moreira diogenes.moreira at gmail.com
Fri Nov 26 11:02:26 UTC 2010

Hi and I'm sorry for this comment in the middle of conversation
Any wrapper ST to JS, may be a good approach and partial solution, but
alway the programmer need think i this fact.
And ST without real closures and it context, is such as dancing with
your sister. You loose something.
Best Regards

2010/11/26, Colin Putney <colin at wiresong.com>:
> On Thu, Nov 25, 2010 at 7:52 PM, Chris Cunnington
> <smalltalktelevision at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Write in the Smalltalk-ese - magic happens - and it alters the DOM. jQuery
>> factors into this somehow.
>> How does jQuery facilitate this?
> No magic. The Clamato bootstrap code parses the Smalltalk code and
> generates the equivalent Javascript. If you look at the JQuery class
> in the Clamato browser you can see how the jQuery API is wrapped in
> Smalltalk.
> What's tricky is debugging–sometimes it's hard to map an error message
> from the browser back into the Smalltalk source.
> Colin

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