[REBOL] Re: Novice Amiga Reboler needs help
From: carl:cybercraft at: 4-Mar-2003 9:16
On 04-Mar-03, Bohdan or Rosemary Lechnowsky wrote:
> The "Don't Delete This" in the Rebol icon is to protect the NewIcons
> data embedded in the standard Amiga icon. It is OK to delete it if
> you aren't using NewIcons IIRC.
Ah - thanks Bo. Never realsed that. I thought it was something
specifically to do with REBOL.
> At 03:30 AM 3/3/03 -0600, you wrote:
>> Hello Carl,
>> On 27-Feb-03, you wrote:
>> I didn't see anything in the tool types.
Which may mean you're using NewIcons - perhaps. They look like this,
*** DON'T EDIT THE FOLLOWING LINES!! ***
plus lots more lines...
>> I do feel a little bit uncomfortable seeing that the latest
>> version of Rebol, in its icon .info file, has a date in 2001 that
>> is prior to the release of the latest version of the AmigaOS,
>> version 3.9 + BB2 (Boing Bag 2), which was released in 2002. Boing
>> Bags are Amiga, Inc.'s names for patches. This would mean to me
>> that the Amiga version of Rebol has not been tested with the latest
>> version of the OS. In fact, in the AmigaOS 3.9 mailing list on
>> Yahoo groups, someone wrote me stating that Rebol Technologies
>> supports up to version 3.1 of AmigaOS and doesn't support the 3.5 &
>> 3.9 versions of AmigaOS. Bummer. :-(
It may have something to do with it, though I suspect it's more likely
a clash with your ICQ or some other program. I'm using AmigaOS 3.0
and find REBOL very stable.
>> Another point is that version 4.0 of the AmigaOS is currently
>> being developed. Will Rebol support AmigaOS 4.0?
Time (and probably a lot of it) will tell...
>> BTW, Carl, when you get that message in the .info files,
>> chances are that you've got a virus. Do you run a virus checker in
>> the background? If not, when was the last time that you scanned
>> your files for viruses?
I have virus checking, but no, it's not a virus, as it's been there
from the start.
BTW, have you tried View yet, or only Core? All of Core is in View,
but it has a GUI for installing, so may give you different results.
Graphic will be very slow with it on Amiga though if you don't have a