[REBOL] Re: View-Pro 1.1 available for more platforms
From: kolla:nvg:ntnu:no at: 20-Apr-2001 16:23
On Thu, 19 Apr 2001, Holger Kruse wrote:
> On Thu, Apr 19, 2001 at 11:13:22PM +1200, Carl Read wrote:
> > Now, with View1.1, it's the same with the Desktop, but launching a
> > program from the Desktop forces you to open a screen just for it.
> > Which is a bit overkill for the calculator or clock...
> Yes, that's because custom screens in AmigaOS cannot be shared between
> applications. Use View with public screens instead.
Reminds me.. when we install rebol we get asked about certain graphical
options.. where are these stored? It would be great with some way to set
these later on as well.
> > That said, even when running on Workbench you see 4megs of memory
> > dissapear by just launching the calculator - or anything for that
> > matter. This isn't ideal RT! Yes, I know you'd know it...
> The alternative is to allow runnning scripts within the View environment
> used by the desktop, without launching a separate instance of View.
Yes... as was mentioned in the embedded discussion earlier, a reentrant
rebol which on amiga could be set resident.