Squeak and Namespaces
bert at freudenbergs.de
Tue Nov 28 21:55:12 UTC 2006
- Bert -
On Nov 28, 2006, at 22:52 , Mikael Kindborg wrote:
> Göran gave a demo of the namespace system at a SWESUG meeting, and its
> was clean and easy to understand. You just name your classes as if you
> would have prefixed them, like this:
> The tools hide the prefix unless it is needed to disambiguate a name.
> There is no need to use the namespace prefixes, the namespace system
> works fine together with the existing global namespace.
> Would be a good idea to put this into the next release.
> Best, Micke
> On 11/21/06, Bert Freudenberg <bert at freudenbergs.de> wrote:
>> On Nov 21, 2006, at 17:32 , Aaron Reichow wrote:
>> > Ahoy!
>> > I know this might sound like a naive question... But why haven't we
>> > implemented namespaces yet? I'm sure there have been some
>> > attempts- but what is the status of namespaces in Squeak?
>> You can download the latest incarnation of Namespaces from Squeakmap
>> There has been a lot of discussion, but I think most agree now that
>> this is such a simple approach that it might be worth adopting. There
>> is a presentation somewhere explaining it, I'm sure Göran will dig it
>> out if nobody beats him to it.
>> - Bert -
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