[REBOL] Re: Please read! Help needed.
From: g:santilli:tiscalinet:it at: 20-Aug-2001 19:31
On 20-Ago-01, you wrote:
BH> Great work on pdf-maker!
Thanks. I'm happy to see it is appreciated. :)
BH> All of those would be impressive features. The chain of
BH> textboxes reminds me of desktop publishing programs.
Well, since before even knowing REBOL, I had dreamed about writing
a better DTP software
; it should have allowed TeX-style
typesetting for text, but the usual WYSIWYG approach to graphic
I think that dream still influences me. :)
BH> The Vid style of evaluating arguments, parens and of the do
BH> keyword has certainly seemed flexible for me - though I can't
BH> say whether this is a must have for pdf.
There are some cons in doing it the VID way that make me reluctant
in doing so. (Have you seen the source of LAYOUT etc.?) Anyway,
the more I think on it the more I see the VID way as the best
I'll have to think about this some more time.
Gabriele Santilli <[giesse--writeme--com]> - Amigan - REBOL programmer
Amiga Group Italia sez. L'Aquila -- http://www.amyresource.it/AGI/