[Pharo-project] abouth nautilus and the removal of CodeHolder hierarchy

Stéphane Ducasse stephane.ducasse at inria.fr
Wed Apr 6 22:13:00 CEST 2011

Thanks fernando! this is cool to see some work on this front. 
We should work step by step.
What I wanted to say is that while I value some part of CUIS. Other parts are still old and 
odd like its ancestor. Pharo is moving on a lot of front and people may not notice it but soon we 
will have a lot of pieces of the puzzle ready to get real benefit of the infrastructure 
we are steadily building :).


> Thanks Ben and Stef, the answer was in concordance with what i was thinking.
> CUIS already has the TextModel class, and the PluggableTextModel
> class. So together with the menu pragma builders of  Pharo, they
> provide the foundations for the implementation you just nicely
> explained.
> Next week, once i finish writing something for my research, i will
> finish the initial port. And hopefully provide a working example of
> SMx in Pharo, applying the ideas here discussed. A somehow initial
> port, which can get expanded gradually, from the list of widgets we
> mentioned in previous emails: MorphTreeMorph, etc..
> (and at a final stage Polymorph).
> Fernando
> pd: Alex, SMx is SimpleMorph, an older version of the cleaned up
> Morphic from the CUIS image.
> On Wed, Apr 6, 2011 at 6:19 PM, Stéphane Ducasse
> <stephane.ducasse at inria.fr> wrote:
>> It is cool to see your impact on them. Excellent it will really helps
>> bringing pharo IDE to the next level.
>> Stef
>> On Apr 6, 2011, at 2:11 PM, Igor Stasenko wrote:
>>> On 6 April 2011 13:16, Stéphane Ducasse <stephane.ducasse at inria.fr> wrote:
>>>> Because once people are dependent and drug addict then they will spend time fixing it :)
>>>> No seriously this is mega hyper hyper important that we get
>>>>        - solid scalable listMorph and treeMorph
>>>> So the best way is to stress it.
>>>> The second answer is that nautilus is cool and needs tree :)
>>> i second that.
>>> trees and lists are basic widgets which could be used for different means.
>>> So why we should limit ourselves and use some crappy lists to mimic
>>> tree, instead of using trees, and improving this widget and making it
>>> work well.
>>> --
>>> Best regards,
>>> Igor Stasenko AKA sig.

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