[REBOL] Multimedia quality (was) One disk OS + REBOL Re:(7)
From: steve:shireman:maxonusa at: 25-Aug-2000 8:57
> Yes, I know - as Dave Haynie said - he left mainly because Scala got too
> much tied to Windows. It uses DirectX IIRC. But do you remember those
> glory days of Amiga and its chipset? Scala running very very smoothly on
> such underpowered (by today standards) piece of hw. And what? Was it
> bigger than 500 kb? And scala presentation was just script.
The script was a 'dialect' called Lingua
It is the best practical example of what a 'dialect' is that I can think
> And it had
> network capabilities too.
Ahh, but not nearly as cool as Rebol's...
Hey, with serial: support, it is possible to make a platform-independent
dongle for high-value products...
(maybe Steven Wright knew lisp...)
...when I talk and sometimes you can't here me, it is because sometimes
I am in parentheses...