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[REBOL] Re: REBOL - problems on PocketPC (WinCE 3.0)

From: chrismorency:videotron:ca at: 26-Jul-2001 23:06

> I recently bought a Compaq iPAQ 3630 (Intel StrongARM proc.) palm size > machine and copied REBOL/Core to it. The executable loaded well BUT > USER.R had not run automatically. It is rather strange and a bit > annoying, how else could be implemented a startup customization ??
Put user.r in the root folder (\) of your compaq...
> Well, the main problem is not the one mentioned above. REBOL is simply > unusable on a keyboardless, pen-based system because the main REBOL > console window is FULL size i.e. the OS input window (keyboard or > handwriting) clips on top of it (actually on top of the lower part of the > console window, where the cursor is located ...). I just can't see > what I write ! I assume, the REBOL code is ill-behaved in this > context because many other 3rd party programs automatically RESIZE > their window as the input window pops up.
In Settings, put the following values : Scroll Buffer Lines : 10 Enable Use Screen width Terminal chars: 29 Font char: (anything, it won't work anyway ;-)
> Does anybody using a PocketPC with REBOL ... and _HOW_ :-) ???
I am using PocketPC and Handheld/PCs with REBOL, as far as to _HOW_... if you can wait and check the site, an announce should be made soon regarding REBOL uses on palmtop devices. Best, Chris