[Pharo-project] SqueakSource down... again

Igor Stasenko siguctua at gmail.com
Mon Feb 21 17:49:39 CET 2011


Come on. We are talking about quality of service here, or about
changing the service?
I don't think that after migrating to (put your favorite here), we
won't have any new problems. And then same, lack of people who can
address them.

On 21 February 2011 17:39, Adrian Lienhard <adi at netstyle.ch> wrote:
>
> On Feb 21, 2011, at 17:22 , Camillo Bruni wrote:
>
>> how about a file based system and git?
>
> yea, just discussed this very idea an hour ago...
>
> The simplest thing that could work:
> - Write out changes to files (for each method and class)
> - Use git to commit, push, pull, merge, etc.
> - After git actions, load changed files and compile
>
> Advantage:
> - can reuse good existing tools and infrastructure: git, github, etc.
> - probably faster than MC + SqueakSource
> - lower entry barrier for new people
>
> Disadvantage:
> - source control tools not integrated anymore
> - resolving merge conflicts may be tedious
> - we don't have our own solution for everything anymore ;)
>
> Adrian
>
>>
>> On 2011-02-21, at 16:48, Fabrizio Perin wrote:
>>
>>> Well more or less every 10 days i need to restart it. This discussion happen
>>> already in different threads but again the problems are:
>>> 1- The machine hosting squeaksource is an old mac. Maybe on a new machine
>>> running linux it could be better.
>>> 2- SqueakSource is running in a squeakimage on a SqueakVM 3.9 (if i'm not
>>> wrong - anyway is very old stuff) and as far as i get, a porting to a more
>>> recent environment (let say a pharo 1.3 on a cog vm) will mean to rewrite
>>> entirely squaeksource.
>>>
>>> Now, this is a well know problem and a lot of people is already moving to
>>> solve it (surely you can find lots of email from Stephan talking about
>>> this). I'm trying to keep the system alive.
>>>
>>> Cheers,
>>>
>>> Fabrizio
>>>
>>> 2011/2/21 Hernán Morales Durand <hernan.morales at gmail.com>
>>>
>>>> Thanks,
>>>> do nothing, just wait and see until SqueakSource turns completely unusable.
>>>>
>>>> I don't know if people won't noticed or don't want to admit it, but
>>>> SqueakSource is down very often lately..
>>>>
>>>> 2011/2/21 Fabrizio Perin <fabrizio.perin at gmail.com>:
>>>>> SqueakSource is up and running. I did restart it at 15:55 GTM+1 so i
>>>> don't
>>>>> know how i can help you.
>>>>>
>>>>> 2011/2/21 Hernán Morales Durand <hernan.morales at gmail.com>
>>>>>>
>>>>>> SqueakSource is down again. I'm tired of this situation, there is any
>>>>>> alternative "free" repository?
>>>>>> Cheers,
>>>>>>
>>>>>> --
>>>>>> Hernán Morales
>>>>>> Information Technology Manager,
>>>>>> Institute of Veterinary Genetics.
>>>>>> National Scientific and Technical Research Council (CONICET).
>>>>>> La Plata (1900), Buenos Aires, Argentina.
>>>>>> Telephone: +54 (0221) 421-1799.
>>>>>> Internal: 422
>>>>>> Fax: 425-7980 or 421-1799.
>>>>>>
>>>>
>>>>
>>
>>
>
>
>



-- 
Best regards,
Igor Stasenko AKA sig.




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