Smalltalk/X jv branch is an version of Smalltalk/X maintained by Jan Vrany. This enhanced version includes features that are not part Smalltalk/X upstream nor released by eXept. Simply put, Smalltalk/X jv-branch is Smalltalk/X on steroids.
We refer this enhanced distribution as jv branch.
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Pro Many libraries included with the environment
Pro Very easy to create a prototype
Pro Build with rake scripts
Transparent way to build whole environment. It is simple to build it from scratch.
Pro Mercurial support
Supports modern versioning control system - Mercurial. Directly from the GUI environment.
Con On windows uses ancient Borland make files
This will dependency will be removed in the future, but currently is there.