IOS 8 and xCode

Mark Wilcox mark at sorcery-ltd.co.uk
Thu Jun 19 08:53:58 EDT 2014


> Does the current or coming IDE support IOS 8?
> If it does support IOS 8, will it also address any content that can be
> used
> where "Swift Programming" is used? This means is the IDE going to allow
> Swift scripting in the IDE?

Swift is not a scripting language, it is a compiled language like
Objective-C. You can't use Objective-C in the IDE and you won't be able
to use Swift. It will be possible to write extensions (externals) in
Swift but because the engine is C++ they will need a standard C or
Objective-C wrapper to be able to talk to the engine.

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  Mark Wilcox
  mark at sorcery-ltd.co.uk




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