MacWorld part 2

Klaus Major klaus at
Sat Jan 15 14:05:32 EST 2005

Bon soir Pierre,

> Hello There,
> ...
> XTalk is still the onest development paradigm able to let us build a 
> fourty different screens web app in less than 100 kb of code (PG 
> backend management included)... and it's just why we are right in 
> going head with Rev instead of any 10 years to old programming 
> concepts, Java or Labview avatars included. Last year, i went back to 
> the university to get an up to date computer science master. I got it 
> successfully but... i did'nt learn any real usefull think in the 
> courses ! Why ? Just because the teatchers are payed to form "slave 
> level only engeniers", the kind of hard coders that are sharing the 
> same knoweage all over the world, the kind of people that are never 
> going to become free and (et little to expensive) experts able to 
> build great apps by them self without having to depend from others, 
> the company they are working for included...
> If Rev make us, day after day, more  reliable developers, it's 
> probably because the more experimented we are becoming, the less we 
> are coding because each progression in design and conceptual terms 
> help us to do always more, faster and securly in less code. Rev is my 
> first designer's and main development framework and i just love to use 
> it each day. Thanks to all Scott, The Rev Team and our so elegant and 
> kind lists community.

BRAVO!!! Very well put, mon ami!

Thank you very much fpr this excellent rant, or "mercy boku", as our 
american friends might say ;-)

> Best Regards,
> -- 
> Bien cordialement, Pierre Sahores


Klaus Major
klaus at

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