[squeak-dev] new VM directory structure for 5.3
herbertkoenig at gmx.net
Sat Jan 11 11:49:21 UTC 2020
In Windows you just copy one folder to the next machine and everything
works. Which btw is an advantage Squeak has over Windows software that
I had hoped that Linux Squeak would make one step into that direction,
but there seem to be arguments against it (I'm not qualified to argue
Am 11.01.2020 um 06:55 schrieb K K Subbu:
> On 11/01/20 3:53 AM, Chris Muller wrote:
>> This simplification allows easy co-existence of 32-bit with 64-bit
>> versions of the same VM.
> If the bin directory is created with <os>-<isa>-<optional-variant>/
> then it would be simpler and easier to ship and share multiplatform
> code (e.g. shared mounts). Is it too late to make the change?
>> The SqueakV50.sources file must be present in at least one of those
>> two directories.
> *.sources does not have any arch-specific code. It would be better to
> specify the shared directory only but be lenient and look in bin*
> directory if it is missing there.
> Regards .. Subbu
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