Newbie Question

Jim Ault JimAultWins at
Thu Mar 29 12:19:56 EDT 2007

On 3/29/07 8:36 AM, "Joe Lewis Wilkins" <pepetoo at Cox.Net> wrote:

> Jim, it's the computers. Even HC is fast! (smile)
> Joe Wilkins 

Actually, the Rinaldi XCMDs and XCFNs are compiled to give HCard speed
boosts, and Rinaldi has noted that Rev is so fast you don't need most of
them for Rev.  His web page still has some that can boost Rev.

Rev is not fast for image mungering, for example.

Jim Ault
Las Vegas

> On Mar 29, 2007, at 8:27 AM, Jim Ault wrote:
>> On 3/29/07 8:12 AM, "Devin Asay" <devin_asay at> wrote:
>>> Maybe others can share similar "Aha!" insights about the nature of
>>> the Rev scripting language.
>> Coming from the old Hypercard world, after 3 years I am still
>> getting used
>> to the fact that Rev can work through 100 lines of code in 2 blinks
>> of a
>> simm.  Amazingly fast.
>> Jim Ault
>> Las Vegas

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