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[REBOL] Re: [Command] list-reg not sufficient? ...

From: petr:krenzelok:trz:cz at: 18-Aug-2003 21:04

Gregg Irwin wrote:
>Hi Petr, > >PK> I imagined it could work as reading a directory... direct node items, as >PK> in the case of "Run node, could be just strings, and subnodes could be >PK> like dirs blabla/ It could work ... > >Think that's what Frank did, pretty much. The registry APIs should map >well to a port idiom because you have to open a key, read from it, and >close it. > >-- Gregg >
I wonder too, why we see them as functions, and not abstracted ports? Today I read another Q&A session with Amiga's TCO Fleecy Moss where he describes "orthogonal persistence" - I thought to myself - rebol port abstraction and then suddenly I though - why registry functions are not simply a port? :-) -pekr-