[Pharo-project] Status of Weak enhancements in Pharo

Igor Stasenko siguctua at gmail.com
Tue Apr 5 09:37:16 CEST 2011


On 5 April 2011 06:30, Miguel Cobá <miguel.coba at gmail.com> wrote:
> What is the status of the Weak enhancements that were applied to Squeak
> 4.2 (by Levente and Igor, mainly) and were targeted for inclusion in
> Pharo? Is there a list of them somewhere? which ones are integrated and
> which ones are not yet?
>

Yes, they are already in Pharo.

To check if you running VM which supports new finalization, use:

WeakFinalizationList hasNewFinalization

> Other question, is the plan to take the enhancements as they are and
> apply them on Pharo, that is, the versions in Squeak are the reference
> or there are conflicting versions in Pharo that are to be keep instead.
> I remember that some changes were made to Pharo in this regard.
>

Do not worry about it. We reviewed the code with Stephane, before
integrating it. It was back in Dec 2010 (if i remember).

>
> Cheers
> --
> Miguel Cobá
> http://twitter.com/MiguelCobaMtz
> http://miguel.leugim.com.mx
>
>


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Best regards,
Igor Stasenko AKA sig.



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