Rosemary Michelle Simpson
rms at cs.brown.edu
Sat Jun 30 12:20:40 UTC 2001
On Fri, 29 Jun 2001, Doug Way wrote:
> Joern Eyrich wrote:
> > I also had the problem that Netscape (4.7 Win32) wouldn't let me edit it. It seems it is limited to 30000 characters in the text edit box, and the tutorial is slightly larger. IE (5.5) doesn't have that problem (and lets you search for text in the edit box...)
> Thanks, that was the problem. The Swiki seems to be running well on Linux, so far!
> > Doug Way wrote:
> > > Cool. Still, the problem remains that most people will go look at the out-of-date one on www.squeak.org. Maybe that one could point to the Swiki instead. (on the other hand, sometimes it's nice to have a more stable tutorial maintained on a non-Swiki page... but then again, if it's not maintained... :) )
> > Exactly! I volunteer to correct things like these that are brought up on the list, if someone gives me an account.
> Sounds good to me, although I'm not in charge of the site. ;)
One point to consider is that people buying Mark Guzdial's book as the
first entrance into Squeak will be using 2.8 since that is the version
included on the CD. It might be good to leave the BankAccount tutorial as
it is with a notation that it is 2.8 specific and have a pointer to the
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