[squeak-dev] Re: [etoys-dev] Installing Etoys and Squeak on Ubuntu 9.04

Bert Freudenberg bert at freudenbergs.de
Mon Aug 31 13:27:24 EDT 2009

On 31.08.2009, at 15:48, Timothy Falconer wrote:

> On Aug 3, 2009, at 6:31 PM, ebellani at gmail.com wrote:
>> On Mon, Aug 3, 2009 at 5:31 PM, Ricardo  
>> Moran<richi.moran at gmail.com> wrote:
>>> Thanks David and Bert. I uninstalled Squeak and Etoys and re- 
>>> installed the
>>> Squeakland package. Then I searched the etoys script and find out  
>>> how to
>>> open my image with the correct vm. Everything is working now :)
>> There is also a problem with the sound of both etoys(the one  
>> downloaded from squeakland)
>> and squeak. (try it executing the code: Beeper beep.)
>> To fix it I did this this with etoys:
>> sudo gedit /usr/bin/etoys
>> go to line  12
>> add this -vm sound=OSS so the resulting line would be:
>> VMOPTIONS="-encoding UTF-8 -plugins $BIN -vm-display-x11 -vm  
>> sound=OSS"
> Can someone put this on the "secrets" wiki page?  (all such tips  
> should go there as a temporary place before more formal  
> documentation).
> http://wiki.squeakland.org/display/sq/Secrets

No need to. The workaround has been added to the 4.0.2247 beta two  
weeks ago:


and also to the upcoming VM releas:


- Bert -

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