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[REBOL] Re: How-To promote REBOL?

From: carl:cybercraft at: 27-Dec-2001 17:58

On 27-Dec-01, Lok Yek Soon wrote:
> As a follow, I am thinking of adding the TOP 10 reasons why people > choose REBOL over other languages (be it scripting or system > languages). > For a start, I have these in mind and would like to hear from the > community their opinions. > 1. Rapid development > 2. Graphical user interface > 3. Cross-platform applications > 4. Standard network protocol support > 5. The REBOL community > Others reason which I am not too sure if REBOL fits the bill > - Extensible applications > - Flexible integration > Is it easy for REBOL to call Java, C, VB etc... or vice-versa > - Enterprise Ready > What is required for REBOL to be considered Enterprise Ready? > - Easy to learn > Seems subjective, but so far I find it easy enough to learn from the > codes of other people > and learn through trial-n-error and more importantly getting help > from the community. > I would appreciate any feedback on the TOP 10 reasons.
Dialecting should be in there, and perhaps that it's a functional language. And that it has loads of datatypes? -- Carl Read