[Vm-dev] [Pharo-dev] pb with primitive #primitiveScreenDepth on Linux ?

Bert Freudenberg bert at freudenbergs.de
Thu Feb 2 21:04:37 UTC 2017

On Thu, Feb 2, 2017 at 9:57 PM, Igor Stasenko <siguctua at gmail.com> wrote:

> The problem with this prim, is that it doesn't really tells you anything,
> especially since Pharo started using SDL.
> Also IIRC Squeak/Pharo doesn't forcing you to use native bitmaps (or only
> those that supported
> on platform it runs).

The actualScreenDepth primitive is unused in Squeak. Machines are fast
enough to always use 32 bpp (and e.g. Mac Cocoa VM only supports 32 bpp

- Bert -
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