[Etoys] type clash in viewer slots
K. K. Subramaniam
subbukk at gmail.com
Fri Jun 6 01:55:49 EDT 2008
I had a viewer spec for #input category for a new Morph
slot resolution 'Resolution in dots per inch' aNumber Player getResolution
This code worked fine in Squeakland image but failed in Etoys image. Etoys had
another slot with the same name in VideoMorph so the type returned for my
slot was incorrect - there was no warning of a clash. I had to change
resolution to dpi to get the code to work.
I thought a slot is a visual wrapper for a property. Why should its name be
unique across classes? Is this a bug?
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