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[REBOL] Re: Exploring System Port

From: rotenca:telvia:it at: 14-Oct-2002 19:15

Hi Gregg, thanks again for all your work.
> An old trick people would use was to post a message to themselves, rather > than setting up a timer and state flag, to emulate a notification system, > but I never really liked it much.
Not being Windows a real time system, it makes no great difference, a part adding a bit of confusion to an already caotic system :-) In Amiga should be another tale.
> << And there is something that can be usefule in the Rebol View (not > command/pro)? >> > > Lots of things will require the use of structures, even if they don't use > APIs, which I think is not available in standard View, correct?
Structure are also in the plain version of View (and Core i think). But not library! and routine!. So i think that a Window message could at least be decoded and read if it does not require other system calls. --- Ciao Romano