[REBOL] Re: the answers/ REBOL in a Corporate Context
From: dvydra2::yahoo::com at: 28-Mar-2001 13:48
As a corporate developer (at least during the day :)
), I would like to propose that ActiveX and Java may
indeed play a role in REBOL's future.
What is the big deal about wrapping REBOL inside an
ActiveX component? AFAIK its a pretty non-intrusive
procedure? What about calling out to ActiveX since
REBOL already loads dynamic libraries.
Regarding Java -- many people still think of it as a
programming language, but in many contexts it is the
for modern business applications --
the Application Server. So porting REBOL to Java just
adds another platform.
Speaking of platforms, any ideas on a REBOL port to MS
--- Gabriele Santilli <[g--santilli--tiscalinet--it]>
> laplace wrote:
> > I don't think a language can compete in business
> enterprise if it doesn't
> > include components concept and accepts standards
> like activex or java
> > applet. So does Rebol intend to do something soon
> about that ?
> I strongly disagree. ActiveX is something you should
> beetter steer
> away from (IMHO), and REBOL is much better than Java
> Considering the availability of REBOL /Pro versions,
> I think we
> won't need all those ugly old languages anymore...
> Gabriele Santilli <[giesse--writeme--com]> - Amigan -
> REBOL programmer
> Amiga Group Italia sez. L'Aquila --
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