[squeak-dev] The Inbox: System-dtl.1164.mcz

tim Rowledge tim at rowledge.org
Tue Jun 9 19:06:00 UTC 2020

> On 2020-06-09, at 11:52 AM, David T. Lewis <lewis at mail.msen.com> wrote:
> Funny you should mention it, that's how I went down this rabbit hole
> in the first place. I was thinking that it would be an obviously good
> thing to do if we could evaluate a doIt or named script file immediately
> on image startup, as opposed to waiting until all of the Etoys script
> processing comes to life somewhere later in the startUp process.

Exactly. Note that VW has several commandline switches we might want to learn from

-filein {some file names}
-doit {some strings}
-evaluate {a single string & write result to stdout & quit
-cli {start a commandline loop}

tim Rowledge; tim at rowledge.org; http://www.rowledge.org/tim
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