[Etoys] Monticello and other questions

Bert Freudenberg bert at freudenbergs.de
Thu Sep 27 10:46:18 EDT 2007

On Sep 27, 2007, at 7:32 , Luke Gorrie wrote:

> Howdy!
> I'm working with OLE Nepal (http://nepal.ole.org/) to introduce XOs
> into public schools here in Kathmandu. The plan is to write lots of
> Squeak-based educational software to supplement the standard
> curriculum in math and english so that the machines can be used in the
> classroom.
> I want to sort out a good and open collaborative development
> environment for writing the code. I'm wondering how you guys develop
> the XO Etoys image and what you would recommend to us?

We use a dev image, the deployed image is created from that by  
stripping sources and unneeded stuff. Start reading at


and don't hesitate to ask back with your questions. Ah, and we jsut  
switched to 2.2, so after loading all updates, you need to switch the  
dev image, too:


> My first thought is to install Monticello via Squeakmap but I'm unable
> to do this cleanly due to apparent compatibility problems, which makes
> me wonder how other people are working. Advice welcome!

That should work fine in the dev image actually, I use Monticello, too.

- Bert -

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