I know even managed to start it during OS-X System Startup (running as
root :-( see my vw-nc question). But at least there is progress :-)
On 20 Mar 2005, at 19:38, Alexandre Bergel wrote:
If I had this ideas a couple of year before, it would have saved me a
lot of time...
On Wed, Mar 16, 2005 at 07:55:57AM +0100, Roel Wuyts wrote:
> Don't know whether it fell of or not. I had the same (or similar)
> problem you describe (restoring a saved image either did not work).
> After a lot of fiddling (I could not reproduce the bug in headfull
> so debugging was ... interesting ...) I found out that I simply had to
> fork a separate process to do the saving, since triggering it in the
> action did not work (I did not figure out why exactly). Once forked
> (with a semaphor to delay the action), everything works fine.
> On 15 Mar 2005, at 18:02, Alexandre Bergel wrote:
>> Hi Roel!
>> I tried a similar approach 1 (or 2?) year(s) ago. I bumped into some
>> problem that I couldn't load an headless image that was previously
>> Apparently this bug went off...
>> On Mon, Mar 14, 2005 at 06:11:59PM +0100, Roel Wuyts wrote:
>>> after some fiddling I managed to run SmallWiki 1 in headless mode
>>> VisualWorks. I added a number of actions (in an extension, of
>>> to save an image, quit it, save-and-quit it so that I can launch
>>> SmallWiki as a daemon when the machine boots, and with the intention
>>> save it when the machine goes down (need to test this further since
>>> do not know whether OS-X will actually wait until my script is
>>> before killing the headless-VW process, but ok). I added the
>>> Mac OS-X config files to do this (configurable and all).
>>> Are other people in need of this? Is there a good place to put these
>>> things? CincomStore maybe? With a description on some SmallWiki
>>> Maybe other people can chime in and put their
>>> configurations/scripts/batch files for other OS-s and Smalltalk
>>> versions (or, ahum, maybe it already exists and I overlooked it)?
>>> Roel Wuyts
>>> roel.wuyts(a)ulb.ac.be Université Libre
>>> Vice-President of the European Smalltalk Users Group: www.esug.org
>> Alexandre Bergel http://www.iam.unibe.ch/~bergel
> Roel Wuyts
> roel.wuyts(a)ulb.ac.be Université Libre de
> Vice-President of the European Smalltalk Users Group: www.esug.org
Alexandre Bergel http://www.iam.unibe.ch/~bergel
roel.wuyts(a)ulb.ac.be Université Libre de
Vice-President of the European Smalltalk Users Group: