[REBOL] Re: Rebol/View coming to OS X?
From: jhagman:infa:abo:fi at: 9-Oct-2003 2:59
Quoting Maxim Olivier-Adlhoch ([maximo--meteorstudios--com]):
> I am waiting to buy an ibook... But because view isn't yet working on
> it... I can't.
Technically you could. :) Just install a Linux or OpenBSD on the iBook
and run Rebol/View for Linux/PPC. Obviously it is not the optimal
solution for some (most?) of us.
> I wonder if apple's cocoa is going to be a tough competition on OS X.
Different tool fits different purposes. Cocoa is most often used with
Objective-C, although Java, Python and some others can be used. That
means compiling and linking. Some things just are more suited for
scripting languages. Especially when not equipped with a G5 and XCode,
which speeds up compiling and linking and provides some
For some things Cocoa is great, for other things other are better.
Jussi Hagman CS in Åbo Akademi University
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