Download a portable version
You can download a portable Phratch software with Jetstorm included (version 4.0 alpha) :
- for Linux :
- for Mac :
- for Windows :
It allows you to have a pre-packaged application. Unzip the file you download and double-click on phratch to run it. It is Phratch.app for MacOs, phratch for linux and phratch.exe for windows.
When you already have phratch
First of all, you need to buy a wifi key Netgear WNA1100 to allow Jetstorm work with the Lego Mindstorms. This wifi key is the sole key supported for now by the Mindstorms.
On Phratch, you can see a menu “AddOns”. There is a project named “JetStorm for Phratch”. It install all the necessary to connect the robots Lego Mindstorms to Phratch.
On another way, you can load JetStorm programmatically. Just load these lines to load the core project:
Gofer it url: 'http://smalltalkhub.com/mc/JLaval/JetStorm/main' username: '' password: ''; package: 'ConfigurationOfJetStorm'; load. (Smalltalk at: #ConfigurationOfJetStorm) loadBleedingEdge.
Then, to have Mindstorms in Phratch, execute the following lines in Pharo:
Gofer it url: 'http://smalltalkhub.com/mc/JLaval/Phratch/main' username: '' password: ''; package: 'ConfigurationOfPhratch'; load. (Smalltalk at: #ConfigurationOfPhratch) loadBleedingEdge.
Gofer it url: 'http://smalltalkhub.com/mc/JLaval/JetStorm/main' username: '' password: ''; package: 'EV3Phratch'; load.
Have fun !