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[REBOL] Re: Reverse API

From: ryanc:iesco-dms at: 13-Jun-2001 11:28

I am sure this is not the answer your looking for but it is universally accessable and so easy to implement I had to mention it. rebol --do "send [ryanc--iesco-dms--com] {it works!} quit" Another option I suppose is to use Rugby. --Ryan Karl Robillard wrote:
> On Tuesday 12 June 2001 20:29, Terry Brownell wrote: > > Hello. > > > > Q. Is there any way to access Rebol as an API? > > > > Interesting thought isn't it? > > > > T Brownell > > Not only interesting but highly desirable. > > When I learned about REBOL (before it was available and before is was being > called Lava) the very first thing I wanted to do with it was use it as a > 'modern' cross-platform AREXX replacement. AREXX was wonderful in that it > allowed applications to extend the language (adding 'natives' from whatever > language your app was written in) and share a common macro/scripting > language. That is what I thought REBOL was going to be. When that didn't > happen I was sure REBOL/Command would be embeddable in a C application. It > seems to me that RT is more interested in making REBOL its own isolated > platform (witness the view 'desktop' and the reluctance to make a browser > plug-in) rather than a tool which can be embedded in other systems. > > If I could change only one thing about REBOL it would be this: To be able to > define natives and call REBOL code from my C apps. > > -Karl > -- > To unsubscribe from this list, please send an email to > [rebol-request--rebol--com] with "unsubscribe" in the > subject, without the quotes.
-- Ryan Cole Programmer Analyst 707-468-5400 I am enough of an artist to draw freely upon my imagination. Imagination is more important than knowledge. Knowledge is limited. Imagination encircles the world. -Einstein