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BabySRE, Squeak Reverse Engineering - manual
Last updated at 4:40 pm UTC on 10 May 2018
User manual http://folk.uio.no/trygver/2004/babysre/BabySRE.pdf

Trygve Reenskaug

Abstract


SRE (Squeak Reverse Engineering) are three tools making Squeak objects visible and tangible.

1) SRE collaboration lets me diagram a Squeak objects with the links between them.
With this tool, I find that I can master larger systems than I could without it

2) SRE Object Browser gives me a complete description of a single object with its identity, state, and behavior.
I can edit its state as in an Inspector and its behavior as in a class Browser. The class hierarchy is flattened so that I see the object as a whole.

3) Object>>traceRM: is a method that dumps the stack on to the Transcript.
Taken together, these tools put me in closer contact with the real objects of the image, thereby giving me better understanding of existing systems and better contol over new ones.

Document History
2004-12-19: First release: BabySRE-TRee.11
2005-01-13: Updated for release: BabySRE-TRee.34

The program has been extended since then.