[self-interest] Some questions about Self (Transcript, Modules, Browsing Subobjects, Debugging, defaultBehavior)
stefan.hanenberg at icb.uni-due.de
Fri Dec 4 10:53:06 UTC 2009
Russell Allen schrieb:
> I'm not sure offhand what the 'transcript' object is supposed to be doing*.
> It's not the equivalent of a Smalltalk80 Transcript though. Self usually
> uses stdout instead of a separate 'transcript'. It is normally a live
> file, so you can do
> stdout write: 'Hello'
> for example, which should do what you expect it to. The messages 'print'
> and 'printLine' print by default to stdout.
> * I did some searching. 'Transcript' is part of ui1 (ie the ui before
> morphic). Hmm. UI1 is great fun, but probably should be moved to a separate
> download rather than putting it in the Clean snapshot.
I agree that it is a great think to let Self write on the stdout, but I
prefer to have something such as a transcript that I can see directly in
my self window. I think this a good small project for me to get more
into self ;-)
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