[REBOL] Re: Rebol programs
From: greggirwin:mindspring at: 19-Mar-2002 10:31
<< does anybody know someone who created (single persons or companies)
heavy programs in Rebol? For heavy programs I intend big programs, not
small utilities/games like mines, some email readers, etc... >>
Well, RT says that REBOL is intended for programming "in the small". I know
Maarten has mentioned that they've built a substantial system with it (16
KLOC I think he said) but wouldn't it be better to compare systems based on
functionality, rather than the amount of code required? Less code is better,
I'm workingon a project now that lets users access remote hardware, view and
pull data from those devices, and graphically annotate the data (for
collaboration via IOS). It uses Rugby and pdf-maker, but the main server
piece is only about 200 lines and the main app itself is only about 1,000.
Hardly "heavy", but very funtional.
<< Another question: why "www.rebol.com" has not a full-featured site
built using rebol interface? I can use Rebol only for some specific
What about the View Desktop?