[etoys-dev] code for squeakfest RC
yoshiki at vpri.org
Fri Aug 7 14:34:04 EDT 2009
At Tue, 4 Aug 2009 23:34:07 -0700,
Scott Wallace wrote:
> We're in the final few days of zeroing in on a Squeak Etoys release-
> candidate for distribution and use at next week's Squeakfest in Los
Let us push changes that are appropriate to the update stream. And
then I can also build a "beta" installer with them.
> All of these are either *important* (SQ-99, SQ-243, SQ-274, SQ-288) or
> desirable-and-low-risk (the rest).
> I am proposing that all nine of these are worthy of consideration for
> the release, and would like to appeal for help in testing them, with
> an eye to pushing them to the etoys-dev update stream on Thursday.
> Please report any adverse experiences with any of these, as well as
> any successful experiences.
> To help us test these, look at the JIRA tickets, and download,
> install, and try out the latest fileout in each such ticket (in an up-
> to-date etoys-dev image):
> Improve Patch Tool
> ticket: http://jira.immuexa.com/browse/SQ-99
> fix: http://jira.immuexa.com/secure/attachment/13652/grabPatch-kfr.5.cs.gz
So many iteration went through with it and I can't keep track of the
subtleties but the version seems to be good. A ticking object keeps
moving, so that is good.
> Keep a current project
> ticket: http://jira.immuexa.com/browse/SQ-238
> fix: http://jira.immuexa.com/secure/attachment/13584/saveProjectButton-sw.1.cs.gz
I assume that .2.cs.gz is the latest but should be fine except the
need for new translation. We need to push them.
> Pasting issues on Mac
> ticket: http://jira.immuexa.com/browse/SQ-243
> fix: http://jira.immuexa.com/secure/attachment/13582/macClipFix-bf.2.cs
Should be pushed.
> Collapse halo moves smaller sketch over toolbar
> ticket: http://jira.immuexa.com/browse/SQ-252
> fix: http://jira.immuexa.com/secure/attachment/13457/sketchThumbLoc-sw.4.cs.gz
Should be pushed.
> Embed screenshot in zipped PR
> ticket: http://jira.immuexa.com/browse/SQ-274
> fix: http://jira.immuexa.com/secure/attachment/13590/thumbnailInsideZip-sw.3.cs.gz
Should be ok. Can't remember that #forceNewFileNamed: had some
issues in some circumstances, but in this case it is ok.
> Use a checkbox to govern full-screen/non-full-screen
> ticket: http://jira.immuexa.com/browse/SQ-281
> fix: http://jira.immuexa.com/secure/attachment/13663/fullScreenCheckbox-sw.5.cs.gz
I still have a bit of reservation but it is ok at this moment.
> Harmonize 'grab object', 'reveal object', and 'tile for object' menu
> ticket: http://jira.immuexa.com/browse/SQ-286
> fix: http://jira.immuexa.com/secure/attachment/13660/revealAndGrab-sw.5.cs.gz
> Fix colors of lexicon and instance-browser tools
> ticket: http://jira.immuexa.com/browse/SQ-287
> fix: http://jira.immuexa.com/secure/attachment/13661/lexiFix-sw.4.cs.gz
Heh heh, it doesn't hurt.
> Make-sibling of object with ticking script which calls 'look like'
> generates error
> ticket: http://jira.immuexa.com/browse/SQ-288
> fix: http://jira.immuexa.com/secure/attachment/13662/lookLikeBug-sw.1.cs.gz
This one is a bit tricky. It used to be able to say
aRectangle look like aText
and the rectangle changed it apperance. With this patch, you can't do
Another issue I can add here is SQ-291. It should get in, I think.
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