[squeakland] Artifacts in ObjectCatalog
hilaire.fernandes at edu.ge.ch
Thu Jun 3 09:10:19 EDT 2010
Steve Thomas a écrit :
> As far as whether they should be included in the Etoys Object Catalog.
> At this point I think not.
> Etoys (as near as I can figure) is built upon doing everything from
> first principles, which is part of its power and beauty.
> That said I think we need to solve the problem that it can take quite a
> while and not everyone is capable of building things from first
You can even wrote most people are not capable of building things from
first principles. If we want Etoys to scale to a larger audiance, it is
a way to go.
Of course, it is not because we provide higher level artefact (in a way
we found appropriate) we are closing the door.
> Some higher levels of domain specific abstractions are useful and I
> believe necessary.
> Also, Hilaire makes a good point that to make things scalable these
> would need to be done in smalltalk.
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