[REBOL] Re: Cross Platform? Then what about Mac OS X?
From: rgaither:triad:rr at: 26-Sep-2002 10:34
>> Hope RT gets the work done on OS X updates sooner rather than later as
>> I really need Core and I miss View and IOS/Express.
> I wonder if Core for BSD could be ported quickly to OS X? My
> is that a lot of BSD stuff recompiles relatively easily under OS X.
> Lack of
> REBOL on OS X is one of the reasons holding me back from "switch"ing.
Core for Mac OS X was/is working with versions prior to Jaguar.
Something small (I hope) broke with the 10.2 release of OS X. RT is
this and is looking at the issue but no word on when a fix will be
Some work was also done on View on OS X (betas I think) - enough for RT
say they had some issues, including performance, that needed to be
before it was an acceptable port.
> Mostly I do a lot of Java coding, and I understand that OS X has good
> support for that (but my favorite IDE, Eclipse isn't there yet). And I
I'm not a Java programmer but the little bit of poking around with it
on OS X
I've done supports that assumption. I'm using ArgoUML and jEdit with no
issues and the Java integration with the Apple tools (Project/Interface
is quite impressive.
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