[Pharo-project] Multiple worlds // how to switch between them...

H. Hirzel hannes.hirzel at gmail.com
Tue Aug 28 16:45:20 CEST 2012


To be more precise.

Is there another way than

     WorldManager instance createOrSwitchToWorldNamed: 'myOtherDesktop'.

and then back with

     WorldManager instance createOrSwitchToWorldNamed: 'Pharo'.


On 8/28/12, H. Hirzel <hannes.hirzel at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hello again,
>
> A follow-up question.
>
> I loaded the TilingWindowManager (TWM) by Laurent Laffont.
> ( MetacelloConfigurationBrowser open. )
>
> TWM is supposed to support multiple virtual desktops.
> How do I start using this feature?
>
> E.g. a pointer to a blog entry?
>
> Thank you in advance.
>
> --Hannes
>
> On 8/28/12, H. Hirzel <hannes.hirzel at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Hello
>>
>> Any news on having multiple virtual desktops in Pharo?
>>
>> I currently use Pharo 1.4, maybe it is in 2.0?
>>
>> Regards
>> --Hannes
>>
>> On 5/2/12, Stéphane Ducasse <stephane.ducasse at inria.fr> wrote:
>>> Esteban
>>>
>>> Having multiple virtual desktops is cool and this is not the full
>>> project
>>> syndrome so we should check the code and if it is small
>>> and nice integrate it.
>>>
>>> Stef
>>>
>>>
>>>> Hi,
>>>>
>>>> I propose to just close the issue... having different words don't seems
>>>> to
>>>> match with current pharo approach and future envisioned scenarios.
>>>> (I'm sorry if someone is expecting that)
>>>>
>>>> best,
>>>> Esteban
>>>>
>>>> On May 2, 2012, at 3:28 PM, Marcus Denker wrote:
>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>> On May 2, 2012, at 3:23 PM, H. Hirzel wrote:
>>>>>
>>>>>> Hello
>>>>>>
>>>>>> This issue
>>>>>> http://code.google.com/p/pharo/issues/detail?id=3545
>>>>>> is about the feature of having multiple worlds. Status is 'Accepted'.
>>>>>>
>>>>> Accepted means accepted for thinking about, there is no commitment.
>>>>>
>>>>>> I assume it is now in Pharo 1.4.
>>>>>>
>>>>>> How can I use it.
>>>>>>
>>>>>> The code I found from Sean is
>>>>>>
>>>>>> "Add a world:"
>>>>>> WorldManager instance createOrSwitchToWorldNamed: 'JustAnotherWorld'.
>>>>>>
>>>>>> "Return to the default world:"
>>>>>> WorldManager instance createOrSwitchToWorldNamed: 'Pharo'.
>>>>>>
>>>>>> What are the proper instructions?
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>> It's a bug tracker entry. Not a package for users to use.
>>>>>
>>>>> 	Marcus
>>>>>
>>>>> --
>>>>> Marcus Denker -- http://marcusdenker.de
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>
>>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>
>



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