[Pharo-project] Re: First pharo-dev with limited package set + a Shout workspace where highlighting can be toggled

Andrew Tween amtween at hotmail.com
Tue Sep 23 15:47:38 EDT 2008

Attached is a fileout of the Shout Workspace class, modified so that the 
Syntax Highlighting can be toggled from the title bar menu.
see attached pic
It remembers the last toggle value in a class inst var and uses that as the 
default for any new workspaces opened.
This could easily be changed to be a real Preference setting.

You can try it out in the pharo-dev image, just install it and open a new 

What do people think?


"Adrian Lienhard" <adi at netstyle.ch> wrote in 
message news:1E60C000-96B4-44FE-95F8-F19B951E0D41 at netstyle.ch...
For sake of simplicity I would prefer to have just one menu item. I
would put just the workspace without highlighting. Like Bill, I don't
need my notes or code snippets in the workspace colorized.

Which version of the workspace do people use most often?


On Sep 23, 2008, at 13:58 , Damien Cassou wrote:

> On Tue, Sep 23, 2008 at 11:42 AM, Adrian Lienhard 
> <adi at netstyle.ch>  wrote:
>> Question: Does this include Universes? It's not listed below but I  see 
>> the
>> menu item (which does not work because of a deprecation warning). I 
>> think we
>> need Universes mainly because Seaside will be packaged with  Universes 
>> soon,
>> and being able to easily load Seaside is a key requirement for Pharo.
> Universes and Installer are present. They are not listed because I
> installed them by hand and not by using Universe. I will fix it for
> the next version.
>> Another thing we need to look at (and I planned to do this) is the  open
>> menu. With all the additional packages in the dev version its even  worse
>> than before. For example there are 3(!) items for opening a workspace
> I think we need to keep two entries. Something like 'Smalltalk
> workspace' and 'Text workspace'. What do you think?
> -- 
> Damien Cassou
> Peter von der Ahé: «I'm beginning to see why Gilad wished us good
> luck». (http://blogs.sun.com/ahe/entry/override_snafu)
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