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ONLamp: Introducing REBOL with Amazingly Easy GUI Programming

Nov 06, 2003, 04:00 (1 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Gregg Irwin)


Desktop-as-a-Service Designed for Any Cloud ? Nutanix Frame

"I like REBOL for many reasons. In this article I'll focus on one, the integrated GUI system, and I'll show you how to build a front end for a small email-based survey and feedback system.

"Why an email rather than a web system?

  • "You don't have to set anything up on a server (or even have a server available).
  • "Users don't have to go to a web site and fill out an HTML form.
  • "It's a convenient way to do polls on mailing lists. How many times have you been part of a mailing list thread that reached the 'let's take a vote' stage, and people responded, but nothing was done with the results...?"

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