[squeak-dev] The Trunk: Graphics-mt.515.mcz

Thiede, Christoph Christoph.Thiede at student.hpi.uni-potsdam.de
Thu May 5 18:08:29 UTC 2022

No objections (even though always offering text mode does not harm).

It's just about the implementation complexity - as of today, file services do not have any "override" semantics. :-)



Von: Squeak-dev <squeak-dev-bounces at lists.squeakfoundation.org> im Auftrag von tim Rowledge <tim at rowledge.org>
Gesendet: Donnerstag, 5. Mai 2022 19:49:57
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Betreff: Re: [squeak-dev] The Trunk: Graphics-mt.515.mcz

> On 2022-05-05, at 5:55 AM, Thiede, Christoph <Christoph.Thiede at student.hpi.uni-potsdam.de> wrote:
> Indeed, there are two "open" services for GIF files. See Form class>>#fileReaderServicesForFile:suffix: and AnimatedImageMorph class>>#fileReaderServicesForFile:suffix:.
> <pastedImage.png>
> <pastedImage.png>

There's way too many options in that list. And indeed two copies of 'use graphic as background' to add wrongness.

I suggest at a maximum

open as morph
add to ImageImports (does anybody actually use that?)
open as background

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