[Vm-dev] Has anyone done a tutorial on...
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Wed Sep 20 20:49:52 UTC 2017
Ben and Mariano,
Very much appreciated, I'll check those links out.
On Sep 18, 2017 11:12 PM, "Ben Coman" <btc at openinworld.com> wrote:
> On Tue, Sep 19, 2017 at 8:07 AM, Phil B <pbpublist at gmail.com> wrote:
>> I'm open to that... any tutorials on that front would be appreciated 😀.
>> The last time I tried (around the spur conversion timeframe) I was unable
>> to run an image in the simulator for more than a few minutes without
> Clement wrote a nice tutorial https://clementbera.wordpress.
> derived from...
> and if you dig deeper into C side, you might also find my rough drawings
> here useful...
> (I need to get back to finishing them (dependent on finishing my UFFI
> Clang interface to anaylse and chart with Roassal))
>> (You folks do some nice work in VM-land... sure would be nice if it were
>> more easily reproducible by those of us who don't work with the internals
>> daily. For example: what is the recommended way to build a VMMaker image
>> these days? Tried the obvious ways in Squeak 5.1 and Pharo 6.1 and both
> Should be as easy as...
> $ git clone https://github.com/OpenSmalltalk/opensmalltalk-vm.git
> $ cd opensmalltalk-vm/build.linux..../pharo.cog.spur/build.debug/
> $ ./mvm
> ...and look for binaries in "products" directory.
> Maybe there are times when your installed autotools versions conflicts
> (IIUC Eliot sometimes has problems on newer Linux versions).
> If you hit such problems, one path forward may be to leverage Luke's work
> to produce a Nix build, which "should" be entirely reproducible on anyone's
> @Luke, could you refresh me on how to kick off a Nix Pharo VM build on a
> non-NixOS platform?
> cheers -ben
>> On Sep 18, 2017 7:38 PM, "tim Rowledge" <tim at rowledge.org> wrote:
>> When possible you’re much better off using the VMSimulator to examine an
>> > On 18-09-2017, at 4:25 PM, Phil B <pbpublist at gmail.com> wrote:
>> > Using gdb to explore a running image? Blog post or video format is
>> great. Most of what I've run across is related to the internals of the VM
>> rather than debugging an image. My gdb skills are pretty rusty plus I
>> suspect that not knowing all of the helper functions available in the VM
>> (and how to best use them in a debugging workflow) is slowing me down.
>> tim Rowledge; tim at rowledge.org; http://www.rowledge.org/tim
>> "Bother" said Pooh, as his rucksack opened whilst skydiving
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