[REBOL] Re: Installing REBOL/View on MacOS 9.2
From: pa:russo:perd at: 14-Aug-2002 14:36
[jhagman--infa--abo--fi] ha scritto:
>Quoting Paolo Russo ([pa--russo--perd--com]):
>> Hopefully, we will see /View for OS X sooner or later.
>By the way, is Rebol/Core for OS X like Mac/Windows version with windows
>and popups or more like the console-only UNIX versions?
/Core for OS X is console-only and it works fine.
With regard to porting the Mac version from OS 9 to OS X there are a few
1. The OS9 is an example of "acrobatic programming": mac is document-
centric, so they had to use a lot of "fantasy" to obtain multiple
instances of /View. I think this is the main source of problems. It does
not make sense to me to port /View as is in OS X.
2. I suspect it would be easier anyway to port a Unix flavour of /View to
Anyway, buy OS X as soon as you can: it's truly amazing!
The easy of use of Mac combined with the power of Unix
: it's not
marketing hype, it's true! OK, almost true nowadays, but it gets better
every month. ;-)
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