[REBOL] Re: Hitting the learning curve
From: gedb01:ya:hoo at: 5-Nov-2003 11:49
Thanks for that.
Are there any particular examples that deserve
I'm intrigued by your 'text document.'
Is this document just your own notes, or Rebol?
| What is the starting point with Rebol?
| This is how I proceed for what it's worth.
| I start looking for related topics in the
| I appreciated most Carl examples which are the
more Rebolish (or
| I have downloaded the entire Library in a folder
| I store there all the documentations I have been
able to collect about
| Rebol: The CookBook, The How-to, Zine articles,
Ladislav document. I
| also a special folder named "Good to know" where
I store bits and
| gathered from my own experience or from the
| After getting a more precise idea of the
different parts needed, I
| start a
| new text document to write it down. Then I start
a console session to
| some points directly. I keep validated piece of
code also in my text
| Very often, at this stage, some help is required
from the ML.
| Finally if a GUI is needed, I start a simple
layout which is refined
| progressively and noted in my text document too.
| At this stage, or earlier, my wife call me for
this big thing that
| wait and I am glad to have all my work written
down waiting for me
| until I
| can resume a few hours or days later (depending
on the big thing).