REALbasic vs. Revolution

Richard Gaskin ambassador at
Thu Oct 10 14:43:01 EDT 2002

Troy Rollins wrote:

> On 10/10/02 2:53 PM, "Rob Cozens" <rcozens at> wrote:
>> IMF(oolesh)O, tuning my UI for internal consistency and optimal
>> handling of the task of the application are more important than
>> designing it to look like a clone of every other app on the same
>> platform.  If RB doesn't allow the freedom to hide the menu bar or
>> make an app look totally "non-native", I would see that as stifling
>> to my creativity and a BIG minus in comparison to RR.
> Right. Well, lessee... RB can certainly do those things. It can also make
> applications that look and act like users expect them to.

Asde from throbbing default buttons and dialog sheets on OS X (neither of
which have ever been mentioned by my customers), what specific things might
users expect that can't be supported in Rev?

 Richard Gaskin 
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