[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.
Oak Ridge, NC USA