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[REBOL] Re: Rebol > Lisp

From: rgaither:triad:rr at: 12-Feb-2003 17:33

> Wouldn't it be nice to write it in rebol, than > automagically convert it to C or ASM. God! What > a pipe dream! [recovering ASM programmer here]
I've got a whole list of items that fit your excellent description - "nice + automagically"!
> I program primarily in REBOL these days, but I would not > be serving myself well, (or my clients) if I focused > on all-rebol-all-the-time. Dare I mention it :-), but > we don't even know if rebol will persist as a programming > language or as a business entity.
I'm just the reverse - hardly any REBOL on a day to day basis and it is my primary language (Progress 4GL) that I have concerns about its long term viability. Though I agree there are reasons for concern on the REBOL front as well.
> And thanks for the links Rod!
Glad to add something since I didn't have code to share. Thanks, Rod. Rod Gaither [rgaither--triad--rr--com] 336-644-9247 Oak Ridge, NC USA