Squeak – Monticello – How to use Branches

The solution is really simple. Don’t use branches. Just register your author initials and use the current timestamp as the version number. YYYYMMDDhhmm. That’s it. Monticello refers to Monticello packages by their name. So it is a good idea to have a package name that is globally unique. This can be achieved by using branches. […]

Squeak Does Unicode

Unicode. Internally Squeak uses UTF-32. Use ASCII only – your strings will be instances of ByteString and contain characters of one byte each. Use any character with Unicode code point of 256 or above – your strings will be instances of WideString and contain characters of 4 bytes each. Squeak contains conversion methods for converting […]