[Oberon] Re. Blackbox open source available
Douglas G. Danforth
danforth at greenwoodfarm.com
Fri Dec 31 19:11:37 CET 2004
Just one quick comment. I believe Chris meant to say
cg> Glancing through [Blackbox] notes it seems that it aims to ape M$.
The use of "BB" is ambigous since it can be either Bluebottle or Blackbox.
shark at gulfnet.sd64.bc.ca wrote:
> cg> Glancing through BlueBottle notes it seems that it aims to ape M$.
> My first guess would be that they are trying to
> give BB a fighting chance against the popular
> systems. Why not?
> cg> I just can't understand it !!
> Certainly many users preferred tiled viewers to
> arbitrary viewers. This to the extent of using
> Gadgets within the tiled interface rather than
> Gadgets alone.
> More than one interface can be available in an
> OS. Currently there is an Oberon within BB and
> we can hope that, after all the Oberon
> capabilities are implemented in BB, the best of
> the Oberon interface remains as an option.
> Regards, Peter E.
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