[squeak-dev] hosed image

Mark Volkmann mark at ociweb.com
Sat Oct 4 19:13:01 UTC 2008

On Oct 4, 2008, at 1:56 PM, Matthias Berth wrote:

> Mark,
> if all your work consists of code (i.e. no morphs created by you,
> pictures drawn etc :-) then you can recover it easily from teh changes
> file.
> First make a backup of your .image and .changes file.

Okay, I did this.

> Then see "How can I recover my work if a crash has occurred?" in
> http://wiki.squeak.org/squeak/2168

Those instructions invoke doing things in the Squeak UI. Mine won't  
respond to mouse events so I don't know how I can follow this.

> Matthias
> On Sat, Oct 4, 2008 at 8:30 PM, Mark Volkmann <mark at ociweb.com> wrote:
>> I'm fairly new to Squeak ... about two weeks. I've been working  
>> with a
>> Squeak-Dev image ... sq3.10.2-7179dev08.09.2.
>> Something happened this morning and now the UI is unresponsive. I  
>> see all my
>> changes in the .changes file. If I could just get to the point that  
>> I could
>> do a fileout, I could resume work with a new image. Otherwise I'm  
>> going to
>> lose about 10 hours of good work.
>> I'm wondering if someone more familiar with Squeak would be kind  
>> enough to
>> take a look at my situation. I could send you my .image  
>> and .changes files
>> (and whatever else is needed) and you could see if you can get to  
>> the point
>> that you can do a fileout of three class categories for me. I'd be  
>> eternally
>> grateful! Let me know if you're willing to try this for me.
>> ---
>> Mark Volkmann

Mark Volkmann

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