SM feature request :)
jhouchin at texoma.net
Tue Jan 7 04:27:31 UTC 2003
Recently reinstalled Debian to my home system. Downloaded and
reinstalled Squeak 3.2-6VM and 3.4beta image.
Updated the system and am playing with SM.
While looking at the packages one thing that seemed missing to me was
timestamps or date info. At least in the SM Package Loader and in the
SqueakMap Browser UIs, there is any information on when the package was
created or uploaded to SM.
It would be nice, IMO, if there were a timestamp/date field to the
version in the view and possibly a timestamp/date history field to allow
an understanding of package activity. Also possibly an activity field
which is editable by author, etc. with entries like, very-active,
Seems like it would help people in choosing packages. Would help decide
between similar packages. One looks featured and promising, but no
activity in some time, the other is very active and adding like features
but hasn't arrived.
As SM gets more populated it seems like this would be a nice feature.
Not trying to add to Göran's (et al) "got more than I can handle"
feature list. But just wanted to toss this one into the hat. :)
Yes, I know CSes accepted. :)
Wish I were able, hopefully someday.
Thanks to everyone who contributes to Squeak.
To me it is such a bright spot, a ray of sunshine in computing and keeps
me excited. :)
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