[squeak-dev] Why does MessageSet subclass Browser?

Colin Putney colin at wiresong.com
Tue Mar 8 03:31:28 UTC 2011

On Mon, Mar 7, 2011 at 2:52 PM, Tony Garnock-Jones <tonyg at ccs.neu.edu> wrote:

> I've previously tried to figure out whether it'd be possible to fake it in
> this area, defining some classes SystemCategory, MessageCategory as wrappers
> that know how to get at the information they need that is stored elsewhere.
> I never managed to figure out a way of doing it though. Would something like
> that be a worthwhile half-step on the way toward having proper reified
> Categories and so on?

That's exactly the approach taken by OmniBrowser.


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