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Metacello (Definition)

Main page is now:
https://github.com/Metacello/metacello and
https://github.com/dalehenrich/metacello-work (there are detailed installation instructions for Squeak)
(was: https://code.google.com/p/metacello/wiki/FAQ)

Metacello is a package management system for Monticello (the version control system) that is consistent with the important features of Monticello:
It provides cross platform operation for platforms that support Monticello, currently Squeak, Pharo and GLASS, and provides conditional package loading for projects by allowing platform-specific loading of Monticello packages.

Torsten Bergmann presents a use case for Metacello at WhyAPackageManagementSystem https://code.google.com/p/metacello/wiki/WhyAPackageManagementSystem

A baseline describes the structure and dependencies (load order) of the packages. In Metacello this is done by defining a method on the projects configuration class.

Loading Metacello includes FileTree.



see Squeak section at

User's guide


List of packages installed though Metacello