Advanced VisualAge Programming
Eric Clayberg: Instantiations
Wednesday 4:00:00 pm to 5:30:00 pm
Abstract: Eric Clayberg, Sr. Vice President of Product Development for Instantiations, Inc., was Executive Vice President of Objectshare Systems, Inc. and Vice President of Development for ParcPlace-Digitalk, Inc. He is the primary author and architect of over a dozen commercial Smalltalk add-on products including the popular VA Assist Enterprise and WindowBuilder Pro product lines. He has a BS from MIT and an MBA from Harvard.
Bio: This presentation will cover several advanced VisualAge Smalltalk topics including advanced GUI techniques, complex configuration management and development tool (browser) enhancements. Some of the specific topics to be covered include: callbacks & event handlers, attachments, hiding source, complex subapp configurations, version renaming, etc.
Topics will include:
- Advanced GUI Techniques
- Widget Callbacks & Event Handlers
- Using Pointer Motion
- Using Timers & Delays
- Determining Key State
- Complex Configuration Management
- Hiding Source
- SubApp Configurations
- Version Renaming
- Locating Dependent Configs
- Development Tool (Browser) Enhancements
- Extension API
- Subclassing TextSelectionManager
- Hooking KeyPress in Text Widgets
- Enhanced Text Menu
See you in Seattle!