[Pharo-dev] [Pharo-users] Pharo 6 snap install

Alistair Grant akgrant0710 at gmail.com
Mon Apr 17 06:11:19 EDT 2017


On Mon, Apr 17, 2017 at 02:07:40PM +0530, K K Subbu wrote:
> On Monday 17 April 2017 01:04 PM, Luke Gorrie wrote:
> >
> >I wonder if some DWIM would make sense here. For example, my bash
> >wrapper that starts the VM could inspect the image file and decide which
> >VM is appropriate (spur, non-spur, 32-it, 64-bit, etc.) Otherwise the
> >user needs to guess and decipher cryptic error messages.
> 
> You can use the attached magic file with file(1) command:
> 
>  file -m magic <image files> ...
> 
> to detect the image type. or register the patterns with binfmt_misc to match
> the vm to the image type automatically.

Thanks!  This should make it straightforward to update the startup
scripts.

Cheers,
Alistair





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