[REBOL] Re: IDE for Rebol: is there something near QaDRAM but for Rebol ?
From: rebolask:free at: 19-Apr-2003 23:25
>rff> Can Rebolview build a comlete GUI since I didn't see any complex
>rff> components like tabs, RTF, etc ?
>I guess that depends on what you consider to be a "complete" GUI. Tabs
>have been done by Cyphre and others, drop down menus as well. RTF
>hasn't, AFAIK, but do you need it?
huh you don't need colored text sometimes that seems strange to me :)
>So, IMO, yes, you can write complete GUI with View. My REBOL GUIs tend
>to be much simpler than the VB GUIs I built, but I don't consider that
>a bad thing in an of itself. FTPGadget and AltME are good examples of
>commercial quality UIs built with REBOL.
Perhaps and surely FTPGadget and AltME are commercial quality UIs but forgive me if I
insist that if I want to write a commercial package with RTF fields what can I do since
I can't even interface with existing activex components :).
As an alternative would it be possible to use another platform (Delphi etc...) and use
Rebol as dll-like engine. I saw once a utility who could turn a VB.exe into a dll the
idea could be applied to Rebol (because communicating by TCP-IP between Delphi and Rebol
no thanks it will reming me of awful DDE-like stuff).