[Pharo-users] Launcher 0.2.9 opens Spur images

Yuriy Tymchuk yuriy.tymchuk at me.com
Thu Jan 14 12:24:59 EST 2016

But how does it work? Doest the launcher detect which vm should be used for the image that you are launching, or you have to switch something?


> On 14 Jan 2016, at 18:18, Damien Cassou <damien.cassou at inria.fr> wrote:
> Hi list,
> thanks to the awesome work of Vincent Blondeau, Stephan Eggermont and
> Cyril Ferlicot, Pharo Launcher 0.2.9 can be configured to open both spur
> and pre-spur Pharo images.
> You can download this version from
> http://www.smalltalkhub.com/#!/~Pharo/PharoLauncher.
> You can safely replace your existing Launcher installation with the new
> one. Your images won't be affected and you will still be able to launch
> them.
> The VM coming with these builds is a pre-spur VM because Launcher is
> based on Pharo 4. If you want to launch Pharo 5 spur images, you need to
> separately download a Pharo 5 Spur VM from http://get.pharo.org/vm50 and
> configure the location of this VM in the Launcher settings (icon at the
> bottom left of the Launcher window).
> What I like about this release is that I didn't do anything but changing
> the version number in https://ci.inria.fr/pharo/view/all/job/Launcher :-).
> -- 
> Damien Cassou
> http://damiencassou.seasidehosting.st
> "Success is the ability to go from one failure to another without
> losing enthusiasm." --Winston Churchill

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