[REBOL] Re: quality rebol based editor (Was: Re: Style R flavour checker ;-))
From: petr:krenzelok:trz:cz at: 9-Jan-2002 22:32
Jason Cunliffe wrote:
>>Unfortunately from my experience, Rebol is not fast enough for "realtime
>>parsing" even 10Kb script on 600Mhz machine.
>That's a shame... so what to do?
>Python I know is able to quickly bootstrap interesting project developments
>in two ways and corss-breeding them:
>First design+code in python, then optimize selectively crucial sections in C
>to get to reach acceptable perfromance. Often these optimizations are small
>but very well aimed.
>Find an existing library, usually open-source, and write Python API for it,
>in the process learning hands-on about it the design. Later perhaps develop
>Python native version. For example, building a cool integrated editor using
>How does REBOL work in regard to using such libraries?
Does Python support callback functions? As Rebol library component
doesn't and few folks here expressed difficulty of bringing in Rebol
wrappers to libraries requiring callback functions ...