Last updated at 11:30 am UTC on 27 September 2007
Here are advanced topics relating to Squeak's speed of execution.
- Named Primitives: Learn how to write plugins for the Squeak VM in Smalltalk using Squeak 2.3's nifty new "pluggable primitive" feature with Andrew C. Greenberg's precis: Named Primitives.
- Specifications for Named Primitives: Version 2.6 of Squeak includes a new-and-improved named primitive compiler that makes it much, much easier to build pluggable primitives. Andrew C. Greenberg has posted preliminary documentation of the Specifications For Named Primitives. (Tim Rowledge 10-FEB-2003. This needs updating & completing. Ought to refer to using VMMaker to build the plugins)