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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)


Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers

"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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