[squeak-dev] 4.1.1 WTF?

David T. Lewis lewis at mail.msen.com
Sat Apr 17 15:26:46 UTC 2010

On Sat, Apr 17, 2010 at 07:45:20AM -0700, Randal L. Schwartz wrote:
> >>>>> "David" == David T Lewis <lewis at mail.msen.com> writes:
> David> I think Smalltalkers must just have some kind of mental block when
> David> it comes to zero-based indexing:
> David> '4.1.0' asVersion ==> Error: VersionNumbers cannot contain zero
> David> or negative numbers
> Eww.  So that's why the files are misnamed?

No, no, I was only joking(*). I assume that it was just a mistake and
that the file was accidentally misnamed.


(*) Although I did find it annoying to discover that I could not convert
my VMMaker versionString into an instance of VersionNumber.

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