[Pharo-dev] Pharo for the Raspberry Pi

Sven Van Caekenberghe sven at stfx.eu
Wed Oct 2 05:14:07 EDT 2013


On 02 Oct 2013, at 11:07, Frank Shearar <frank.shearar at gmail.com> wrote:

> On 2 October 2013 10:06, Sven Van Caekenberghe <sven at stfx.eu> wrote:
>> Thierry,
>> 
>> On 02 Oct 2013, at 10:14, Goubier Thierry <thierry.goubier at cea.fr> wrote:
>> 
>>> Hi all,
>>> 
>>> I'm trying to know if it is possible to run a version of pharo, recent if possible, on the Raspberry Pi?
>>> 
>>> I know that there is a squeak vm on Raspian (Debian for the RaspberryPi) but it doesn't load recent pharo images.
>> 
>> Using the VM that comes with Raspbian, you can run Pharo 1.4.
>> Pharo 2.0 requires additional VM support.
> 
> It would require a whole new VM wouldn't it? Or did the switch to a
> Cog VM only happen during the 3.0 cycle? (Because Cog doesn't run on
> ARM.)

I don't think it has to do with Cog, but rather with a few silly primitives related to files and time, I am just not sure which ones. But since these are needed during startup, debugging is hard.

> frank
> 
>> Sven
>> 
>>> Thanks,
>>> 
>>> Thierry
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