There are multiple ways of starting your Smalltalk image. Some you may not be aware of, but you would find them useful. This is primarily for developers who have more than one version of VisualWorks installed on their system. Configuration files make it easy to manage and run images from multiple versions.
The Cincom Smalltalk team recently released major releases of Cincom® ObjectStudio® 8.4 and Cincom® VisualWorks® 7.9. See a few of the new product highlights below. The releases also include many fixes and refinements. Please see product release notes in the new products for more details.
Cincom and the Cincom Smalltalk team deeply value its customers and their continued support, and we’re sure that you’d like to keep up-to-date with the products by having the latest and greatest releases.
Code and application performance is always an interesting topic. For developers, finding and solving performance bottlenecks can be highly productive with the right tools and knowledge, and it can be a very rewarding part of application development.