[REBOL] Re: About Rebol
From: rondon:andrade:uol at: 27-Jun-2001 12:20
Hi Petr and Brett
> Rondon Andrade wrote:
> > Hi Folks!
> > I decide to buy Rebol. As I have server applications and I want to
> > applications for my users:
> > 1. Should I have to buy Rebol/View/Pro and Rebol/Command 2.0?
> It depends - if you do fill your order before 1st July, you will receive 1
> of /Command/View (/Command capabilities + View ones, including VID)
I want to order it today, so I can get the /Command/View. I'll do it right
> > Rebol/View/Pro
> > for end users applications and Rebol/Command 2.0 for my Apache server.
> What do you want to develop on? Unix? (I assume you are running your
> server under Unix). So - there is a little bit problem, because once you
> your /Command copy, you'll automatically get also /Command/View, but for
> same platform.
I'm using Unix/OpenBSD and Windows. Windows for client applications and
Command at OpenBSD to give access to my CGI applications. What did you think
about the performance with FastCCGI ? Does it handle a server stress with
multiple connections ?
> So if you want to develop under Windows and have /Command under Linux,
> be better buying /Command for Linux + View/Pro commercial license for
> (349 + 99USD).
ok. I'll do it.. But Can I distribute my applications like .exe files
encapsulated to my users with View/Pro? or it's 99US$ per user?
> Rebol run-time licensing is not resolved yet, but should be soon,
> Rebol sales support ...
> > 2. What about Rebol/Express that is being released? because it has the
> > server and client, isn't it better than take separately /View/Pro and
> > /Command?
> Well, it depends - Express is much more expensive. But it is also
> product - it is more collaborative platform, than programming/messaging
> language. You have client synchronisation available.
I was talking just about technologies, I was thinking that /Express having
the client and the server could have higher performance than View/Pro with
> > 3. I've bought the Rebol/Command_Runtime version 1.0 a time ago. Does it
> > have an upgrade to the new core version of Rebol?
> You have to ask Rebol sales support, try to send e-mail to:
> > 4. To ship a copy to Brazil, how long does it take? I wanna order it
> 2 - 3 hours? I ordered it yesterday before I left my office, and some few
> ago I turned my home PC on, and private download instructions were waiting
> me. Very cool!
Ok. What about the Manuals, User guides, etc ? Are they included in PDF
Thank you very much for you attention.