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[REBOL] Re: REBOL momentum builds

From: riusa:email:it at: 16-May-2002 13:26

Hi Carl, I voted for Rebol! --Alessandro--
> Dear REBOL List: > > I just wanted to drop by the list and say hi. I wish I had > more time to participate in the discussions here. So many > good ideas and questions! I would like to comment on every > message... > > ===Webby > > As you know, REBOL was recently nominated for a Webby. > This is a huge honor for us, being picked as one of the top > five technical achievements along with Google, Sony, and two > others. > > Although the Webby itself is decided by a closed group of > people, the People's Voice award is picked by the public. > This is our opportunity to make REBOL stand out. I realize > that it's not that easy to vote, but please do! Google now > has the lead, but REBOL is second. Let's make REBOL first. > > > > Be sure to tell your friends and coworkers to vote too. > Also, send the REBOL Webby press release to your local > newspapers. Now that is REBOL networking. > > ===Bio Update > > For those of you in the CZ Republic, I've added a more > detailed history/bio on myself and put a few photos along > with it (including nice Amiga team photo). You can find > it at: > > > > ===New REBOL Licensing > > I think it's time to change the licensing for REBOL/Core > and REBOL/View. What do you think? Here's what I'm thinking: > > Core and View would be free for use and redistribution for > commercial and noncommercial use; however, if more than five > copies are in use at a single company, then purchasing would > be required. Exception would be the use of REBOL for any > educational purposes. > > This mean you can use REBOL for creating and selling your > programs, for in-house servers, for small company clients, > and for use in consulting solutions. > > What we're really trying to do is avoid XYZ Company using it > for free with their 100,000 employees. They can afford to pay > for it, and we need them to do so. (Unlike Linus, etc., we don't > have any other jobs but REBOL!) > > ===Release of new Core and View > > It's good to see users reporting that the new Core and View fix > a number of bugs and crashes. We've been using this Core for > so many months now, we've forgotten about those. > > Also, be sure to tell us about any additional types of crashes, > and we'll get them fixed. Please use the new feedback form at: > > > > If you post them to the REBOL-list, chances are we'll never see > them. Sorry. > > ===Just Remember on IOS... > > I just wanted to point out that, just as VID is just a subsystem > running on View (and you can write your own VID or similar GUI > system), the IOS Desktop is just an application that runs on IOS. > IOS is capable of a lot more than just that provided by the Desktop. > In fact it is possible to create custom desktop apps that change > it completely. The desktop is written 100% in REBOL and is about > 40K of code. > > We've been thinking of alternate types of desktops that are more > organizational workflow specific. We've got some killer-app ideas > too! > > That's it for now! Got to run. Remember to Vote for REBOL! > > -Carl > > Carl Sassenrath > REBOL Founder > > -- > To unsubscribe from this list, please send an email to > [rebol-request--rebol--com] with "unsubscribe" in the > subject, without the quotes. >
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