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[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: > >A. Design/Python-DOWN >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. > >B. Source/Library-UP >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 >Scintilla > > >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 ... -pekr-