[Pharo-project] pharo-seed and pharo

Marcus Denker marcus.denker at inria.fr
Sat Mar 3 03:43:32 EST 2012


>>> It's not possible to turn 1.4000 into the current one by loading packages in one step.
>>> because there are lots of objects that need to be migrated... it's a living system.
>>> 
>>> There was *a lot* of manual fiddling involved, even just from one step to the next.
>> 
>> but can we try and see :)
>> 


Another question: is this really the next thing to solve? 

There are two things:

	A) Building the image from a small kernel (where all of them are already at the same version: they in priciple fit together)
	B) Updating an image version X to X+1, or even X to X + 15, as fast as possible, with as little data as possible.

These are two different problems... just the result is the same... and one needs both. But B) is not "loading packages".

	Marcus

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