[Pharo-dev] Old ClassBuilder remove!

kilon alios kilon.alios at gmail.com
Thu Nov 21 07:44:57 EST 2013


any links why newcomers like me should be impressed ? Whats the advantages
?


On Thu, Nov 21, 2013 at 2:21 PM, Tudor Girba <tudor at tudorgirba.com> wrote:

> Triple impressive! This is another sample of an apparently tiny change
> that actually has deep impact on the future of our beloved environment.
>
> Ladies and gentlemen, I know you are busy, but please take the time to
> acknowledge it :)
>
> Doru
>
>
>
>
> On Thu, Nov 21, 2013 at 12:58 PM, Martin Dias <tinchodias at gmail.com>wrote:
>
>> wow, impressive!
>>
>>
>> On Thu, Nov 21, 2013 at 9:02 AM, Marcus Denker <marcus.denker at inria.fr>wrote:
>>
>>> Hi,
>>>
>>> Yesterday Camille did the change to finally remove the old class builder!
>>> (just a removal + a small change to NativeBoost to use the new class
>>> builder to create anonymous classes).
>>>
>>> This means
>>>         - 1000 Loc of completely un-understandable code removed.
>>>         -  we now 100% run on the new class builder from the Slot
>>> Project.
>>>
>>> Next on the list (not all for Pharo3):
>>>
>>>         - remove PackageInfo
>>>         - old Browser + CodeHolder hierarchy
>>>         - PseudoClass&Co —> Ring
>>>         - old AST+Compiler (this in Pharo4)
>>>
>>> We already did (all in Pharo3):
>>>         -> remove URI
>>>         -> deprecated Url for ZnUrl
>>>         -> removed HTTPSocket facade
>>>         -> MIMEType retired for ZnMimeType
>>>         -> old Debugger is removed
>>>         -> Class categories are replaced by Protocols
>>>
>>> I am quite sure that these cleanups will enable us to build a lot of
>>> very interesting things
>>> in the future.
>>>
>>>         Marcus
>>>
>>
>>
>
>
> --
> www.tudorgirba.com
>
> "Every thing has its own flow"
>
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