[squeak-dev] How to submit something to the inbox (was: Graphical oddities across image save (squeak 5.1))

karl ramberg karlramberg at gmail.com
Sat Oct 7 18:19:00 UTC 2017

Make a help topic and add this to the help browser :-)


On Sat, Oct 7, 2017 at 8:02 PM, David T. Lewis <lewis at mail.msen.com> wrote:

> On Sat, Oct 07, 2017 at 11:12:10AM -0400, Bob Arning wrote:
> > I never learned how. :-(
> >
> I am sure you are not the only one. I guess we should get some very simple
> and clear instructions on the squeak.org page for How To Contribute to the
> Inbox.
> If you do not mind giving it a try, here is what you can do:
> 1) Create an account on source.squeak.org
>   A) Using a web browser, go to http://source.squeak.org.
>   B) On the left side of the web page, click on "Register Member".
>   C) Fill in the information on the form. In the "Initials:" field, use
> your
>      regular author initials, same as for method stamps.
>   D) Click "Save".
>   E) Remember the password that you just defined, because you will use it
>      in step 2 below.
> 2) Open the inbox repository
>   A) In your Squeak 5.1 image, open a Monticello Browser.
>   B) On the right hand side of the browser, highlight the "
> http://source.squeak.org.trunk" repository.
>   C) Do a right-click, select "edit repository info"
>   D) In the edit dialog, change "trunk" to "inbox" in the location, put
>      your author initials in the "user" field, and put your new password
>      in the "password" field.
>   E) Click "Accept"
>   F) Verify that http://source.squeak.org/inbox now appears as a
> repository
>      in the right hand pane of your Monticello browser.
> 3) Get ready to commit your changes to the inbox
>   A) Make sure your image is updated (world -> help... -> update code from
> server)
>   B) In the Monticello browser, highlight package "Morphic" on the left,
> and
>      repository "http://source.squeak.org/trunk" on the right.
>   C) Click the "Changes" button on the top.
>   D) The "changes" here are the differences between your image and the most
>      recent version in the trunk repository. Verify that these are the
> changes
>      that you want to submit, no more and no less. If something looks
> wrong, stop
>      and ask for tips on the squeak-dev list.
> 4) Submit your changes to the inbox
>   A) Now highlight the "http://source.squeak.org/inbox" repository on the
> right
>      pane of the Monticello browser, and package "Morphic" on the left.
>   B) Click the "Save" button on the top of the Monticello browser.
>   C) In the dialog that opens now, find the "empty log message" text.
> Replace
>      it with your description of what you are changing. This would be the
> same
>      kind of description that you would put into the preamble of a change
> set.
>   D) Click "Accept"
>   E) Wait for the changes to be sent to the inbox repository.
> 5) Follow ups
>   A) Your new update should now appear in the inbox. In the Monticello
> browser,
>      highlight the inbox repository and click the "Open" button at the top.
>      A Repository Browser will open. Click the "Refresh" button, and you
> should
>      see your new entry listed. You can also find in through the web
> interface
>      for http://source.squeak.org.
>   B) On the squeak-dev list, a mail notification should appear within a
> few minutes
>      to notify the list about your new submission.
>   C) You can reply to that notification on the list, or to your earlier
> mail thread
>      to offer any other explanations or to ask someone to look at your
> inbox submission
>      and move it to trunk (or to "treated inbox" if it is not suitable for
> trunk for
>      some reason).
> Dave
> >
> > On 10/7/17 10:37 AM, Tobias Pape wrote:
> > >>On 07.10.2017, at 14:15, Bob Arning <arning315 at comcast.net> wrote:
> > >>
> > >>It seems like rule 34 is handled differently by primitiveDisplayString
> > >>and primitiveCopyBits. If I add code as exists elsewhere to unhibernate
> > >>forms and retry, all is working as expected:
> > >>
> > >This seems like a very reasonable thing.
> > >Care to put it into the inbox?
> > >
> > >Best regards
> > >     -Tobias
> > >
> >
> >
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