[squeak-dev] SmalltalkHub news

Nicolas Petton petton.nicolas at gmail.com
Thu Nov 10 16:22:15 UTC 2011

On Wed, 2011-11-09 at 15:15 -0700, Ramon Leon wrote:
> On 11/09/2011 11:33 AM, Nicolas Petton wrote:
> > Part of the work was to make SmalltalkHub run smoothly on GemStone/S as
> > well as under Squeak/Pharo, and allow pluggable persistency strategies
> > instead of the hard-coded SandStoneDB persistency.
> As you know, I wrote SandstondDb to make prototyping an application 
> faster.  Did you find it helpful to prototype against and did it speed 
> up development? 

oh yes, a lot. We even thought about using it with GOODS at some point.

>  How did you feel about transitioning from prototype 
> persistence to your final strategy?  Were the changes required large or 
> small?

Well, as all models were subclasses of active records, we had to change
all the superclasses. I guess using traits would help here.



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