[Pharo-dev] what is the new way to do Smalltalk at: #MyClass?

Damien Cassou damien.cassou at gmail.com
Mon Aug 26 05:14:28 EDT 2013


On Mon, Aug 26, 2013 at 10:56 AM, Esteban Lorenzano <estebanlm at gmail.com> wrote:
> this was already discussed. With #asClass and relatives what you have is a better abstraction jut because you are decoupled of "Smalltalk globals", it is not a big win now, but it open doors to better designs with environments, etc.
> At least, that was my understanding when the issue arise at the beginning.


thinking about it, wouldn't "self asClass: #MyClass" be easier to
adapt for environments/packages than "#MyClass asClass" ?

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