Socket Tutorial Guidelines [was: thank you notes]

Bill Vlahos bvlahos at mac.com
Mon Nov 25 19:22:01 EST 2002


On Monday, November 25, 2002, at 02:50  PM, Richard Gaskin wrote:

> AppleScript is also useful, of course, for communicating with other
> (non-Rev-based) apps.
>
> But as for dictionaries, we could easily include custom properties to 
> serve
> the same need, with a function callable over sockets to access it.
>
> If there's a need for interoperability between Rev-based apps from 
> different
> authors, we could define a standard for the function name, something 
> like
> SocketDictionary().
What a great idea. The Rev folks should come up with the standard 
format but anyone could run with it. This would definitely grab wide 
attention in the computer world for Revolution.

Bill Vlahos




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