[squeak-dev] The Trunk: Morphic-mt.1852.mcz

tim Rowledge tim at rowledge.org
Mon Jan 24 18:02:43 UTC 2022

> On 2022-01-23, at 11:28 PM, Marcel Taeumel <marcel.taeumel at hpi.de> wrote:
> Hi Tim --
> > I've never noticed any confusion with the general case of Workspace and 'accept'; all it has ever done (we're talking around 40 years practice here) is save the content to a string as a backup.
> What kind of intransparent, fragile "backup" would that be? You hit the window's close button and that "backup" is gone. In my opinion, that's not a "backup".

Indeed - but it was never meant to be persistent beyond the window's life. It did what it did, consistently and simply, no more and no less. Sometimes that is good.

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