yves COPPE yvescoppe at
Wed Feb 13 02:07:01 EST 2002

>You have a solution where you can choose your compromise between 
>jerkiness and speed and the result may not be ideal for you because 
>once upon a time you could do it better in another language with a 
>one-off add-on on a single platform.
>I just checked and I have over 200 HyperCard externals in my 
>library, of which I wrote precisely 130 myself (including a progress 
>bar of course). Many of my own do things with a speed, efficiency 
>and feature set I love and miss, but in moving to Rev I have simply 
>ditched the lot because Rev's compatibility with HC is only there to 
>make my transition easier. It does not mean the world is the same. I 
>will not use externals any longer because they are not 
>cross-platform, and that is the price I pay.
>Now, write to improve-revolution and ask for a progress bar to be 
>added to Rev.
>cheers & regards

It's the voice of wisdom.



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