[Pharo-project] rename a method programatically

Mariano Martinez Peck marianopeck at gmail.com
Wed Nov 24 09:51:37 CET 2010


On Wed, Nov 24, 2010 at 9:44 AM, Tudor Girba <tudor.girba at gmail.com> wrote:

> I was also referring to a programatic solution :). Perhaps the name is
> misleading, but RB is not the UI. RB is primarily the engine behind that
> contains the logic of performing a refactoring.
>
>
Exactlly. The UI can be OB-Refactory, or Gaucho, or just programatic.


> Doru
>
> On 24 Nov 2010, at 09:17, Cyrille Delaunay wrote:
>
> > Indeed, in my case I would like to do that wihtout using UI. I want to
> write a test in which I rename a method and see if the events emited have
> been well-catched by RPackage.
> >
> > 2010/11/24 Igor Stasenko <siguctua at gmail.com>
> > On 24 November 2010 02:00, Tudor Girba <tudor.girba at gmail.com> wrote:
> > > Well, as long as you want to perform a refactoring I believe that RB
> provides the API in question.
> > >
> > Yes, of course. But question was 'how to do that programmatically' ,
> > not using browser or other UI.
> >
> > > Doru
> > >
> > >
> > > On 24 Nov 2010, at 00:52, Igor Stasenko wrote:
> > >
> > >> On 24 November 2010 01:43, Tudor Girba <tudor.girba at gmail.com> wrote:
> > >>> Definitely use the RB for any code transformations.
> > >>>
> > >>
> > >> I don't think it's a good option for meta-programming.
> > >> For meta-programming, basic interface in Behavior or ClassDescription
> > >> should be enough for manipulating
> > >> with methods, without dependency from RB.
> > >> Actually, RB then can use same API for manipulations.
> > >>
> > >>> Cheers,
> > >>> Doru
> > >>>
> > >>>
> > >>> On 23 Nov 2010, at 19:01, Mariano Martinez Peck wrote:
> > >>>
> > >>>> Cyrille I don't know why you need that but take into account that RB
> split their packages even more in the last months. So maybe it is easier for
> you to directly use RB and load with your code, the RB core or the specific
> package that you need. Mostly if you need some other similar
> functionalities.
> > >>>>
> > >>>> Cheers
> > >>>>
> > >>>> Mariano
> > >>>>
> > >>>> On Tue, Nov 23, 2010 at 6:56 PM, jaayer <jaayer at zoho.com> wrote:
> > >>>>
> > >>>>
> > >>>>
> > >>>>
> > >>>> ---- On Tue, 23 Nov 2010 05:17:05 -0800 Cyrille Delaunay  wrote ----
> > >>>>
> > >>>>> Hello,
> > >>>>>
> > >>>>> I would like to know how I can rename a method programatically and
> safelly (without missing to raise any event that has to be raised)
> > >>>>>
> > >>>>
> > >>>> I don't believe there is any simple way to do this.
> > >>>>
> > >>>> Basically, to rename a method you have to remove it first and
> compile into its class a new method containing the same source code but with
> a different selector at the beginning. This is how the refactory browser
> does it when you select "rename" from the "refactor method" menu. If anyone
> knows of a better way, I would be interested to hear it.
> > >>>>
> > >>>>
> > >>>>
> > >>>
> > >>> --
> > >>> www.tudorgirba.com
> > >>>
> > >>> "To lead is not to demand things, it is to make them happen."
> > >>>
> > >>>
> > >>>
> > >>>
> > >>>
> > >>
> > >>
> > >>
> > >> --
> > >> Best regards,
> > >> Igor Stasenko AKA sig.
> > >>
> > >
> > > --
> > > www.tudorgirba.com
> > >
> > > "Not knowing how to do something is not an argument for how it cannot
> be done."
> > >
> > >
> > >
> >
> >
> >
> > --
> > Best regards,
> > Igor Stasenko AKA sig.
> >
> >
>
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>
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> understanding."
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