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[REBOL] Re: Platforms to become 'unsupported'.........

From: g:santilli:tiscalinet:it at: 14-Jul-2004 12:47

Hi Mauro, On Wednesday, July 14, 2004, 9:35:49 AM, you wrote: MF> Dropping "secondary" platforms to concentrate on mainstreams one is not MF> what made rebol "famous". The "more then 42 platforms supported" written MF> somewhere on the site features is something quite astonishing. MF> I can remember that the first rebol/core users were not Win or Mac ones. MF> So it would be quite a bad policy to drop them now. If no one is asking (or buying...) for them, then it's quite obvious that they will want to drop them. I agree that multiplatformness is one of the most important points of REBOL, but they can't just support *everything*, so they need users to help them prioritize. MF> Simply put, I can't see Rebol as a successful idea if it is limited to the MF> mainstream platforms where, it is well known, only mainstream How many Amiga REBOL users are there? Again, I agree that more platforms = better, but if the price to pay is having View at 1.2.1 for three years, then please not. Regards, Gabriele. -- Gabriele Santilli <[g--santilli--tiscalinet--it]> -- REBOL Programmer Amiga Group Italia sez. L'Aquila --- SOON: http://www.rebol.it/