[Squeakfoundation]Proposal: vote for Purpose

Paul Fernhout squeakfoundation@lists.cdegroot.com
Wed, 02 May 2001 19:19:32 -0400


Works for me, especially as a way to keep moving forward.

-Paul Fernhout
Kurtz-Fernhout Software 
Developers of custom software and educational simulations
Creators of the Garden with Insight(TM) garden simulator

Cees de Groot wrote:
> I've reviewed the Swiki page, and I think the best proposal is Dwight's:
> > To assist in the evolution of  Squeak into its ultimate expression as
> > an exquisite personal and  collaborative computing environment that is
> > open, well supported, and  freely available across the great majority
> > of modern platforms and  operating systems.
> mostly because it is a single sentence, it is balanced between concrete
> (Squeak) and open-ended (whatever may evolve from what we now call Squeak),
> and has a bit less buzz than Paul's version ;-) .
> Are there people who seriously object to this purpose? If not, I propose we
> make it version 1 and go on with Principles. It's an iterative process, after
> all, so we can always come back to this point.