[squeak-dev] Re: what was the index of TheInputSemaphore in older VMs?

Andreas Raab andreas.raab at gmx.de
Wed Jan 28 22:59:35 UTC 2009

Eliot Miranda wrote:
> #define TheInterruptSemaphore null
> so if one opens up the 1995 image and it tries to set the input 
> semaphore it'll simply overwrite nil, which won't make the system very 
> happy.  So once again,
> anyone know what the correct value for TheInputSemaphore should be in a 
> circa 1995 VM/image?

	ProcessSignalingLowSpace := 22.	"was TheInputSemaphore"

I think "reusing" this index is wrong and should be considered broken 
(though it certainly doesn't matter for the Cog VM).

   - Andreas

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