eToys - a media-rich model, simulation construction kit and authoring tool
Squeak Etoys was inspired by LOGO, PARC-Smalltalk, Hypercard, and starLOGO. It
is a media-rich authoring environment with a simple powerful scripted object
model for many kinds of objects created by end-users that runs on many
platforms, and is free and open source. It includes 2D and 3D graphics,
images, text, particles, pres-entations, web-pages, videos, sound and MIDI,
etc. It includes the ability to share desktops with other Etoy users in
real-time, so many forms of immersive mentoring and play can be done over the
The development of Squeak has been done inside the ViewPoint Research Institute
for several years. Since last years it's being done in collaboration with the
has no options or arguments. Simply run it.
There several environment variables that can be set for the Squeak virtual
machine. Take a look at the squeakvm man page for more info.
To know all the options, take a look at the Environment section of the squeakvm
To know all the environment variables that can affect the squeak image
launching, take a look at the Environment section of the squeakvm man page.
This manual page was written by José L. Redrejo for the Debian project