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[REBOL] Re: Technoology (for whom) ??

From: jan::skibinski::sympatico::ca at: 22-Oct-2002 19:27

Hi Dick,
> And, I have been wanting to learn this stuff??? I must have lost it somewhere along the way!! > Who is all of this new techno stuff for?
The attempts of computating in XML look indeed quite awkward. But if you think of XML as a declarative language, XML files as declarative programs and XSLT as program transformation techniques, the "new techno stuff" trends seem quite interesting and challenging. Here are two pointers to last year articles about XML and Functional Programming (FP languages are part of the "declarative" category). The first one even mention Rebol in passing. :-) I've been using some of the tools mentioned there, for better or for worse. Jan