[squeak-dev] Re: classboxes in squeak

Frank Shearar frank.shearar at gmail.com
Thu Nov 8 14:24:37 UTC 2012

On 8 November 2012 13:56, rettich <c.ramson at yahoo.de> wrote:
> Chris Cunningham wrote
>> The code appears to date
>> back to 2005/2004, but should be available to load and try out.
>> On Wed, Nov 7, 2012 at 6:17 AM, rettich &lt;
>> c.ramson@
>> &gt; wrote:
>>> For a project on university I've read the paper "Classboxes: Controlling
>>> Visibility of Class
>>> Extensions" by Alexandre Bergel, Stéphane Ducasse, Oscar Nierstrasz and
>>> Roel
>>> Wuyts (http://scg.unibe.ch/research/classboxes). Now I would like to test
>>> some examples with classboxes in Squeak. Therefore I was looking for the
>>> implementation, but I could not find a download link (only some dead
>>> links
>>> like http://www.iam.unibe.ch/~scg/Research/Classboxes/classbox.zip). Is
>>> there a possibilty to get the code or a squeak image with included code
>>> for
>>> classboxes?
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> Thanks for the reply. Unfortunatly the paper was published in 2007.
> Therefore a code-version from 2005 seems to be something else. Nevertheless
> I tryed to load this version with an old version of squeak, but the given
> link for the Download in the SqueakMap Package Loader
> (http://kilana.unibe.ch:8888/Classbox/Classbox-ab.184.mcz) is dead.

They also implemented Classboxes for Java and .Net, which likely came
after their initial Squeak/Pharo implementation. Classboxes came up in
conversation recently on the Pharo list
but I see that conversation didn't mention where one might find the
latest version.

It wouldn't hurt asking Alexandre Bergel directly.


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