GemBuilder® for Smalltalk / VW provides an interface between Smalltalk clients in Cincom’s VisualWorks Smalltalk and GemStone, and works with the Smalltalk execution engine to support application partitioning for improved client/server performance.
GemBuilder for Smalltalk also extends the development environment by providing specific tools for developing GemStone/S applications, including browsers, inspectors, debuggers, and system administration tools.
GemBuilder for Smalltalk / VW maintains compatibility with new releases of Cincom’s VisualWorks Smalltalk product, as well as with new releases of the GemStone/S object servers. GemBuilder for Smalltalk/VW is supported on Windows, Linux, and Solaris platforms.
You must have a license for GemBuilder for Smalltalk for VisualWorks, as well as a server license and keyfile file that allows use of GBS, in order to load or use GBS.
For a list of past versions of GemBuilder for Smalltalk/VW, and the release notes describing changes in each version, see the Release History and Table of Release Notes.
To lookup the GemStone Server product and versions, client Smalltalk versions, and OS platforms supported by GemBuilder for Smalltalk/Vw, see the following:
GBS 8.2 Compatibility
GBS 8.1 Compatibility
GBS 7.6.1 Compatibility
GBS 7.6 Compatibility
GBS 7.5 Compatibility
GBS 7.4.1 Compatibility