[Pharo-project] Pool dictionary cause problems to load package from monticello

Stéphane Ducasse stephane.ducasse at inria.fr
Sat Apr 16 22:14:26 CEST 2011

You should use a SharedPool
Have a look at what we did for TextConstant.
PoolDictionaries are not stored as dictionary in Squeak since ages.


On Apr 16, 2011, at 10:06 PM, Guillermo Polito wrote:

> Hi!
> I have a class who has a pool dictionary defined as
> ... subclass: #MyClass
>     instanceVariableNames: ''
>     classVariableNames: ''
>     poolDictionaries: 'MyPoolDict'
>    ..
> And when I load that class from monticello, he warns me with
> This package depends on the following classes:
>   "MyPoolDict"
> You must resolve these dependencies before you will be able to load these definitions: 
> If before loading the package I declare a global named MyPoolDict it loads well...
> Of course, I can put a preload in a metacello configuration to declare the global, but it sucks :).
> Can anyone point me in the right direction? (or maybe it's a bug... :/)
> Thanks!
> Guille

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