[Pharo-dev] gtinspector deconstructed

Tudor Girba tudor at tudorgirba.com
Sat Dec 21 05:56:00 EST 2013


Hi Sven,

I agree with the underscore point of view, and I like the idea of graying
it out. I added an issue for it:
https://code.google.com/p/moose-technology/issues/detail?id=1035

Cheers,
Doru


On Fri, Dec 20, 2013 at 2:29 PM, Sven Van Caekenberghe <sven at stfx.eu> wrote:

>
> On 19 Dec 2013, at 22:26, Tudor Girba <tudor at tudorgirba.com> wrote:
>
> > That is a good observation :).
> >
> > You do not like the underscore, or the "sel" entry?
> >
> > If you talk about the underscore, I just wanted a way to distinguish
> between special variables. You also see the same "notation" in the debugger
> (variables like _self and _thisContext).
> >
> > If you talk about the entry altogether, this part is more experimental.
> Some people did not like the printout in the comment, and then I added
> _self to show the print string next to it. I am still not decided on
> showing it. What do other think about it?
> >
> > Cheers,
> > Doru
>
> I guess you need self for objects without instance variables.
>
> I don’t like the underscore, every Smalltalker should know about self,
> super and thisContext. You could make them bold or italic or gray.
>
> >
> > On Thu, Dec 19, 2013 at 9:57 PM, Sven Van Caekenberghe <sven at stfx.eu>
> wrote:
> > Ah, yes, and I don’t like the _self. Why would you want to do that ??
> >
>
>
>


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