[Pharo-project] SqueakSource down... again

Guillermo Polito guillermopolito at gmail.com
Mon Feb 21 17:55:26 CET 2011


I don't know if we have to change to another kind of service.  But we MUST
have alternatives.

On Mon, Feb 21, 2011 at 1:49 PM, Igor Stasenko <siguctua at gmail.com> wrote:

> 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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