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[REBOL] Re: syntax across languages

From: lmecir:mbox:vol:cz at: 7-Nov-2003 8:28

Hi, ...
> Does the attempt to provide a Berlitz-phrase-book mapping across really > different languages do more harm than good, or is it a reasonable foot > in the door for beginners?
My 2 cents: it is reasonable, especially if it contains a reference to a more thorough text. I hate to write read once texts too, but I don't question the usefulness of this.
> Would a (for example) Perl-to-REBOL cookbook be of enough value to > justify the (substantial) effort to produce it with reasonable quality > and completeness, and would there be a large enough market for such a > thing to have reasonable ROI? Where could I place the balance between > simplicity/brevity versus honesty/completeness to maximize the value?
It is up to you, but it will find its readers, I bet. ...
> Any/all feedback/comments are welcome! > > -jn-