[squeak-dev] refactoring

Helmut Rohregger helmut.rohregger at gmail.com
Wed Apr 23 19:09:22 UTC 2014

Hi Andreas,

thanks for your response.

This is just a test class, where every single method is a test case. I
implemented this class when I started to learn Squeak and implemented
this test cases by mistake at the instance side of the test class...

- Helmut

Am 23.04.2014 18:51, schrieb Andreas Wacknitz:
> Hi Helmut,
> Am 23.04.2014 um 08:18 schrieb Helmut Rohregger <helmut.rohregger at gmail.com>:
>> Hi,
>> because I didn't get response to my question in the beginners list, I
>> post it here.
>> Is there an easy way to change instance methods to class methods?
>> I know it is possible to drag and drop single methods. But I am looking
>> for the possibility to move 100+ methods at once.
>> - Helmut
> Are you really trying to move 100+ methods within a single class?
> If so that sounds utterly wrong. And moving from the instance side to the class side is even worse.
> This smells like putting a single class around your old non-OO code.
> If you don’t have REALLY good reasons to have such a number of methods in a class you should
> consider to refactor the class into several classes.
> This wouldn’t prevent you from having the problem to move methods around but would lessen the pain.
> Regards,
> Andreas

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