[Pharo-users] Learn Pharo - Not Working

Ben Coman btc at openinworld.com
Mon Feb 4 03:37:05 EST 2019


On Mon, 4 Feb 2019 at 01:58, magicspeller <pharo at magicspeller.info> wrote:

> Ben Coman wrote
> > On Sun, 3 Feb 2019 at 19:54, Sven Van Caekenberghe <
>
> > sven@
>
> > > wrote:
> >>
> >> You are on Windows, are there any other Windows users that can confirm
> >> this either way ?
> >>
> >
> > On Win 10 and this works for me in both 32-bit and 64-bit Pharo 7.0.1
> > (build: 146, commit: c48755a)
> > 64-bit VM: 201901051900
> > https://github.com/OpenSmalltalk/opensmalltalk-vm.git Date: Sat Jan 5
> > 20:00:11 2019 CommitHash: 7a3c6b6 Plugins: 201901051900
> >
> > cheers -ben
>
> Thanks, everyone. I think I owe you all an apology. I just tried the 64-bit
> version again and it worked perfectly.
>

If you hare learning and having fun, thats good with me.


>
> The instructions just say, "You can learn Pharo by clicking on the
> following
> expression:". I didn't expect a new window to open; I had just finished a
> different Pharo course in which everything stayed in the same window. You'd
> think I would see a new window opening anyway, but I'm wondering if it
> might
> have been hidden behind the main window.


Its exactly this sort of little niggle that adepts just fly by without
noticing.
Fresh eyes are really important.

I just discovered the window tabs
> at the bottom as well, which would have helped if I'd thought to look
> there.
>
> Hope I didn't cause anyone a lot of frustration.
>
> In a way, I am glad I posed the question, because I have learned a lot in
> the ensuing discussion. I'll respond to a couple of the new replies, but
> thank you, everyone, very, very much.
>

How would you feel about stretching that learning to submit a PR
updating that text to indicate a window will open?

cheers -ben


>
> Warren
>
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