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Re: WinSVN: Initial questions

From: Greg Stein <gstein_at_lyra.org>
Date: 2000-12-11 21:36:01 CET

On Mon, Dec 11, 2000 at 06:00:44AM -0800, Brian Behlendorf wrote:
> On Mon, 11 Dec 2000, RADICS Peter wrote:
> > [1]: The libs are actually free for windows as well, you only need to
> > pay for the build environment, so it's possible to distribute the win
> > client in binary for free.
>
> I wouldn't want a non-open-source windows client, even if the cost is only
> incurred for builds.

Same here.

Further, I wouldn't want to see one the "cross-GUI" libraries used.
Invariably, they don't provide the right look-and-feel on each of the
platforms. The subtle differences will just drive a true Windows (or Mac)
user nuts. [X Windows has no single standard, so no biggy]

For Windows, using VB or MFC is practically a MUST in my book.

Cheers,
-g

-- 
Greg Stein, http://www.lyra.org/
Received on Sat Oct 21 14:36:16 2006

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