[Pharo-project] Please update Help> Announcements tutorial

Marcus Denker marcus.denker at inria.fr
Sun Apr 17 12:31:09 CEST 2011


I added a tracker entry:

	http://code.google.com/p/pharo/issues/list?thanks=4036
On Apr 15, 2011, at 6:50 PM, DougEdmunds wrote:

> 1. Not understanding how announcements work, I tried the tutorial information
> found under 
> World menu > Help> Help Browser > Announcements framework
> 
> 2. Under Tutorial - Step 3, there is this line:
> 
>  "Transcript open."  That crashes, because apparently Transcript no longer
> understands 'open'.  How do you open a Transcript from a workspace under
> 1.3?
> 
> 3.  I created a category 'Sandbox', and a class 'MyStuff'.  I put the code
> from Tutorial -Step 3 into a method called anno1
> 
> Object subclass: #MyStuff
> 	instanceVariableNames: ''
> 	classVariableNames: ''
> 	poolDictionaries: ''
> 	category: 'Sandbox'!
> 
> !MyStuff methodsFor: 'as yet unclassified' stamp: 'DougEdmunds 4/14/2011
> 16:27'!
> anno1
> 	| announcer |
> 	World announcer 
> 		on: WindowOpened 
> 		send: #value 
> 		to: [ Transcript show: 'A new window was opened';cr].! !
> 
> I ran "MyStuff new anno1." in a workspace.
> Now every time I open a window, the Transcript shows.  "A new window was
> opened."
> 
> 4.  I removed the MyStuff class.  But every time I open a window, the
> Transcript still shows "A new window was opened."
> 
> I return to the Announcements Tutorial, and there is NO EXPLANATION how to
> get rid of this 'announcement' or whatever I should call the line that
> appears in the Transcript.
> 
> 6. So, please whoever wrote the Tutorial, update it.  
> 
> 7. And the more immediate question: how do I stop automatically printing  'A
> new window was opened'  in the Transcript every time I open a window?
> 
> --
> View this message in context: http://forum.world.st/Please-update-Help-Announcements-tutorial-tp3452524p3452524.html
> Sent from the Pharo Smalltalk mailing list archive at Nabble.com.
> 

--
Marcus Denker  -- http://www.marcusdenker.de
INRIA Lille -- Nord Europe. Team RMoD.




More information about the Pharo-project mailing list