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How do image-based languages deal with transient external references?

Image-based programming systems like Smalltalk tend to try to be totalising closed worlds, but inevitably there will be some need to interact with the outside. For example, code will be accessing a ...
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Why is Smalltalk’s cascade operator not more common?

According to the Wikipedia article on Smalltalk, in the Expressions section, | window | window := Window new. window label: 'Hello'. window open If a series of ...
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