[Pharo-project] rename a method programatically

Cyrille Delaunay cy.delaunay at gmail.com
Wed Nov 24 09:59:53 CET 2010


Ok, thank you :)

2010/11/24 Mariano Martinez Peck <marianopeck at gmail.com>

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> 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.
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>
>> 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.
>> >
>> >
>>
>> --
>> www.tudorgirba.com
>>
>> "Problem solving efficiency grows with the abstractness level of problem
>> understanding."
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