[Etoys] Need help loading saved eToys projects into a squeak image on my Mac

Bert Freudenberg bert at freudenbergs.de
Sat Dec 22 15:02:20 EST 2007

On Dec 22, 2007, at 17:44 , Steven Greenberg wrote:

> There are 3 kids in the house, and only one XO.  They've all go the  
> eToys bug (thank you team!), so I'm trying to get the eToys image  
> to work on a Mac.
> I downloaded the eToys image and runtime from the laptop.org Wiki,  
> and it works fine.  I'm able to create new projects and they're  
> saved in the Squeakland/Squeaklets directory as expected.
> The problem is that I'm not able to load them back into the eToys  
> image.  The eToys image doesn't have an obvious way to load a project.

Drag the project into a running etoys image.

> If I double click on the project, I end up in a bare squeak  
> environment that gets errors.

Probably you have another Squeak version installed that gets run by  
default when you double-click a project. The projects made with the  
OLPC version cannot be loaded by an older Squeak. The upcoming  
Squeakland version will provide that compatibility.

- Bert -

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