[squeak-dev] Re: [Vm-dev] Bug in writing compressed stream when
saving an mcz (was: New Cog VMs available...)
David T. Lewis
lewis at mail.msen.com
Fri Jul 18 23:20:01 UTC 2014
On Fri, Jul 18, 2014 at 02:06:18PM -0700, Eliot Miranda wrote:
> I think we have to accept that the fix to on:from:to: means that exsting
> VMs are broken. Certainly the ZipPlugin (InflatePlugin & DeflatePlugin)'s
> dependency on WriteStream and ReadStream inst size is restrictive. I'd
> rather lift the restriction and use new VMs than live with the restriction
Is this fix is of sufficient urgency to justify asking all Squeak trunk users
to replace their VMs? Is there any less disruptive way to address the issue?
I don't know the answers, just asking.
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