Subject Re: [Firebird-Architect] Strategic Replacement for Services API
Author Jim Starkey
Adam Clarke wrote:

>Why not use a cross platform toolkit such as wxWidgets? Even if it is
>someone else's problem to port the app to other platforms, this simple
>toolkit decision can make the difference between that happening or not.
I've used Motif. I'm allergic to anything that uses the word "widget".

>Then again, maybe the issue of broadening Firebird's "mind share" is
>unimportant to the core team who do that hard work and if so, fair
>enough. You do the work, you get what you want.
I'm completely pragmatic with respect to GUIs. The real work is in the
server component, so I'm not going to lose any sleep arguing about the
front end. I'm sure we'll have many.


Jim Starkey
Netfrastructure, Inc.
978 526-1376