[REBOL] Re: First attempt at Rebol - 16 hours later
From: david:may10:ntlworld at: 29-Sep-2007 23:21
Wednesday, September 26, 2007, 11:53:56 AM, you wrote:
> Anton, I did not want you to think I am rude.
> I am still trying to get my head around Layout activation, I am missing s
> omething simple and obvious. I can display the GUI, but not make them wo
> I am very impressed with what you have done with parse in making my scrip
> t tighter, quicker, and easier to read.
> Parse is looking like my new best friend, it has changed my ideas on how
> to handle things. While Blocks are a whole lot more than a variation of s
> tem variables (arrays) that I first took them for.
> All I can say is I like REBOL more and more, but there are some things I
> really have to understand a lot better than I do presently (hopefully not
> too much becoming redundant by R3).
> For those that are old hands newby problems may seem stupid, but there is
> , I think, a problem with documentation that needs attention in the futur
> e. The example tutorials are fine as they stand, but a more conceptual ex
> planation is needed, I am hoping I might help, once I know enough, in wri
> ting one.
> Most of all I am enjoying the REBOL experience, I only wish I could spend
> more time playing with this wonderful and ever so flexible language.
> Anton, again thanks for your help, you have boosted me along much further
> along in my understanding than I expected. This is a very friendly commu
> nity, thanks for all your help.
> Greg Schofield
> Perth Australia
> PS is anyone working on a Text To Speech engine for REBOL? Some of the vo
> ices available are very high quality these days and I use acelerated Voic
> e Synthesis to teach students to read fast and accurately.
> --- Message Received ---
> From: Anton Rolls <anton-wilddsl.net.au>
> To: rebolist-rebol.com
> Reply-To: rebolist-rebol.com
> Date: Mon, 24 Sep 2007 13:43:04 +1000
> Subject: [REBOL] Re: First attempt at Rebol - 16 hours later
try this http://www.rebol.net/plugin/demos/new-demos/speak.html